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Synonyms for frame

Synonyms for frame

Synonyms for frame

the framework for a pair of eyeglasses

a single one of a series of still transparent pictures forming a cinema, television or video film

(baseball) one of nine divisions of play during which each team has a turn at bat

a single drawing in a comic_strip

an application that divides the user's display into two or more windows that can be scrolled independently

a system of assumptions and standards that sanction behavior and give it meaning

the hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a frame for the body of an animal

the internal supporting structure that gives an artifact its shape

a framework that supports and protects a picture or a mirror

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one of the ten divisions into which bowling is divided

enclose in or as if in a frame

enclose in a frame, as of a picture

take or catch as if in a snare or trap

formulate in a particular style or language

make up plans or basic details for

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construct by fitting or uniting parts together

References in classic literature ?
Many sound bees had nursed on that frame, well knowing their work was useless; but the actual sight of even useless work destroyed disheartens a good worker.
The father held up the frame where the bees had experimented in circular cell-work.
Thy sensible frame, too, shall soon be all perfect.
A heightened flush of the cheek, a slight irregularity of breath, a quiver of the eyelid, a hardly perceptible tremor through the frame,--such were the details which, as the moments passed, he wrote down in his folio volume.
Pierre seized the crossbeam, tugged, and wrenched the oak frame out with a crash.
But never had he attempted to frame lofty thoughts in words.
Her eyes were darting flames of unreasoning rage and her frame trembled with eagerness for a fight.
I laid the newspaper slip on the table, in no very Christian frame of mind toward the persons concerned in producing it.
Sergey Ivanovitch had caught nothing, but he was not bored, and seemed in the most cheerful frame of mind.
One of the phenomena which had peculiarly attracted my attention was the structure of the human frame, and, indeed, any animal endued with life.
Although I possessed the capacity of bestowing animation, yet to prepare a frame for the reception of it, with all its intricacies of fibres, muscles, and veins, still remained a work of inconceivable difficulty and labour.
The surface of the frame was black with what appeared at first sight to be a thick, bubbling fluid of some sort, pouring viscously to and fro as if some hidden fire had been lighted beneath it.
There were many oil-paintings on the walls, mostly without frames, and I must mention the chandelier, which was obviously of fabulous worth, for she had encased it in a holland bag.
The impostors requested him very courteously to be so good as to come nearer their looms; and then asked him whether the design pleased him, and whether the colors were not very beautiful; at the same time pointing to the empty frames.
The sophistical comfort came in reflected gleams from the decayed furniture, the raggcd brocade upholstery of a couch and two chairs, a footwide cheap pier glass between the two windows, from one or two gilt picture frames and a brass bedstead in a corner.