in the frame


British, informal
: in the position of being considered for something
a job candidate who is still in the frame

Examples of in the frame in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Twelve total shots on goal — seven for Florida, five for Boston — but no goals yet in the frame. Jordan McPherson, Miami Herald, 13 May 2024 The iPad has a handy Center Stage feature that aims to keep you in the frame on the calls. PCMAG, 10 May 2024 The video depicts what appears to be a serene Sunday before the truck abruptly appears in the frame, hitting an embankment then flying through the and landing in the water. Bradford Betz, Fox News, 9 May 2024 These twelve artworks from Basquiat will be joining the over 2,500 works of art available in the frame collection. Keyaira Boone, Essence, 6 May 2024 No one was injured during the shooting on Tuesday, and the bullet ended up in the frame of a wall a few feet away, the N.Y.P.D. said in a statement. Andrés R. Martínez, New York Times, 3 May 2024 That lead lasted just 7:02 before Florida tied the game and ultimate retook the lead later in the frame. Jordan McPherson, Miami Herald, 27 Apr. 2024 Ragans allowed seven runs and eight hits in the frame. Jaylon Thompson, Kansas City Star, 21 Apr. 2024 Multiple family members can share photos or videos up to 15 seconds long which appear in the frame via Wi-Fi. Lauren Finney Harden, Southern Living, 15 Apr. 2024

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“In the frame.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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