un·​framed | \ ˌən-ˈfrāmd How to pronounce unframed (audio) \

Definition of unframed

: not enclosed in or as if in a frame : not framed an unframed photograph

Examples of unframed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The unframed artwork comes in eight sizes and will complement any bedroom or sunroom. Cheyann Neades, Better Homes & Gardens, 7 Apr. 2021 Opalhouse has tons of really beautiful art options, from framed and unframed canvases to inspirational quotes and more. Courtney Thompson, CNN Underscored, 23 Feb. 2021 Hung unframed, directly on the walls, the paintings all display a contrast between their extreme physical flatness and the great sense of optical depth created by the layered colors. Benjamin Lima, Dallas News, 10 Dec. 2020 An example of an unframed threat is a terrorist attack, which instills fear regardless of political persuasion. Kathryn Watson, CBS News, 29 Sep. 2020 On test slides and in textbooks, works of art are almost exclusively depicted unframed. Eleanor Cummins, Smithsonian Magazine, 29 June 2020 Each design is available in five print sizes, framed or unframed, or even as a poster or a fabric wall hanging. Lindsey Olander, Condé Nast Traveler, 1 June 2020 The unframed sketch is printed on matte 100% cotton paper and available in sizes starting at 8x10 inches. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 18 May 2020 Many of the prints in the second room are unframed. Richard B. Woodward, WSJ, 27 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of unframed

1718, in the meaning defined above

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21 Apr 2021

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“Unframed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unframed. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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