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frames

noun
plural of frame

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 the arrangement of parts that gives something its basic form
  • now that the frame has been built, we have a better idea of the size of our new house

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2 the type of body that a person has
  • a tall man with a big frame

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3 the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something
  • a white curtain with a blue frame

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frames

verb
present tense third-person singular of frame

Synonyms & Antonyms of frames (Entry 2 of 2)

3 to put (something) into proper and usually carefully worked out written form
  • you'll need to frame your argument well if you're going to win the debate

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“Frames.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/frames. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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