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climbing frame

noun

Definition of climbing frame

British

  1. :  a structure that is designed for children to climb on for fun and that often includes a slide



Word by Word Definitions

climbplay climbing
  1. :  to go upward with gradual or continuous progress :  rise, ascend

    :  to increase gradually

    :  to slope upward

  1. :  a place where climbing is necessary to progress

    :  the act or an instance of climbing :  rise, ascent

frameplay
  1. :  to construct by fitting and uniting the parts of the skeleton of (a structure)

    :  plan, contrive

    :  shape, construct

  1. :  something composed of parts fitted together and united

    :  the physical makeup of an animal and especially a human body :  physique, figure

    :  the underlying constructional system or structure that gives shape or strength (as to a building)

  1. :  having a wood frame


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