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verb [transitive] British English pronunciation: frame /freɪm/ 
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I/you/we/theyframe
he/she/itframes
present participleframing
past tenseframed
past participleframed
 
  1. 1
    [often passive] to put a picture or photograph in a frame

    That's a nice photo – you ought to have it framed.

  2. 2
    literary to form a border around something

    Long red hair framed her smiling face.

  3. 3
    to develop or make up something such as a plan or law

    Many people were involved in framing these proposals.

  4. 5
    to express something carefully in a particular way

    The judge instructed him to frame the question differently.

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