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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

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Here they were borne along briskly by the rapid stream; though, by the time their fragile bark had floated a couple of hundred miles, its frame began to show the effects of the voyage.
There is no room to tell how the experienced Melissa found a far-off frame so messed and mishandled by abandoned cell-building experiments that, for very shame, the bees never went there.
Here, too, at an earlier period, he had studied the wonders of the human frame, and attempted to fathom the very process by which Nature assimilates all her precious influences from earth and air, and from the spiritual world, to create and foster man, her masterpiece.
And now on every wall of the old house there is one of my pictures in a beautiful gold frame.
The difficulty," she said, "is not to paint pictures, but to get frames for them.
It was just the same with this gentleman as with the minister; he surveyed the looms on all sides, but could see nothing at all but the empty frames.
She seems proud of the baby, though; wouldn't hear to a cheap frame for the picture.
It was six blocks long, and in each block two or three brick stores, three stories high, towered above interjected bunches of little frame shops.
By the frame of the government under which we live, this same people have wisely given their public servants but little power for mischief; and have, with equal wisdom, provided for the return of that little to their own hands at very short intervals.
Having undertaken for the Glory of God, and Advancement of the Christian Faith, and the Honour of our King and Country, a Voyage to plant the first colony in the Northerne Parts of Virginia; doe, by these Presents, solemnly and mutually in the Presence of God and one of another, covenant and combine ourselves together into a civill Body Politick, for our better Ordering and Preservation, and Furtherance of the Ends aforesaid; And by Virtue hereof do enact, constitute, and frame, such just and equall Laws, Ordinances, Acts, Constitutions, and Offices, from time to time, as shall be thought most meete and convenient for the Generall Good of the Colonie; unto which we promise all due Submission and Obedience.
THE SECOND point to be examined is, whether the convention were authorized to frame and propose this mixed Constitution.
There was a good twelve inches of space between the broad back of the black and the frame of the doorway.
Fogg examined a curious vehicle, a kind of frame on two long beams, a little raised in front like the runners of a sledge, and upon which there was room for five or six persons.
Froth appeared at the corners of her mouth, and her whole frame trembled.
But because there is, in man, an election touching the frame of his mind, and a necessity in the frame of his body, the stars of natural inclination are sometimes obscured, by the sun of discipline and virtue.