in the frame

Definition of in the frame

British, informal

  1. :  in the position of being considered for something a job candidate who is still in the frame

Word by Word Definitions

  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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