(1) One of a series of still transparent photographs on a strip of film used in making movies
(2) A structure supporting or containing something
(3) The internal supporting structure that gives an artifact its shape
"The building has a steel skeleton"
(4) Alternative names for the body of a human being
"Leonardo studied the human body"
"He has a strong physique"
"The spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
(5) The hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a frame for the body of an animal
(6) A period of play in baseball during which each team has a turn at bat
(7) Make up plans or basic details for
"Frame a policy"
(8) Formulate in a particular style or language
"I wouldn't put it that way"
"She cast her request in very polite language"
(9) Enclose in or as if in a frame
"Frame a picture"
(10) Construct by fitting or uniting parts together
(11) Take or catch as if in a snare or trap
"I was set up!"
"The innocent man was framed by the police"
(12) Enclose in a frame, as of a picture
- Of a constructed object such as a building, to put together the structural elements.
- Once we finish framing the house, we'll hang tin on the roof.
- Of a picture such as a painting or photograph, to add a decorative border.
- To position visually within a fixed boundary.
- The director frames the fishing scene very well.
- To construct in words so as to establish a context for understanding or interpretation.
- How would you frame your accomplishments?
- The way the opposition has framed the argument makes it hard for us to win.
- Of a presumably innocent person, to cause to appear guilty.
- The gun had obviously been placed in her car in an effort to frame her.
- The structural elements of a building or other constructed object.
- Now that the frame is complete, we can start on the walls.
- The structure of a person's body.
- His starved flesh hung loosely on his once imposing frame.
- A rigid, generally rectangular mounting for paper, canvas or other flexible material.
- The painting was housed in a beautifully carved frame.
- A piece of photographic film containing an image.
- A film projector shows many frames in a single second.
- A context for understanding or interpretation.
- In this frame, it's easy to ask the question that the investigators missed.
- A complete game of snooker, from break-off until all the balls (or as many as necessary to win) have been potted.
- An independent chunk of data sent over the wires of a network.
- A set of balls whose results are added together for scoring purposes. Usually two balls, but only one ball in the case of a strike, and three balls in the case of a strike or a spare in the last frame of a game.
- The outer decorated portion of a stamp's image, often repeated on several issues although the inner picture may change.
- A division of time on a multimedia timeline, such as 1/30th of a second.
- An individually scrollable region of a webpage.