Synonyms for frame

Synonyms for (noun) frame

Synonyms: frame

Definition: one of the ten divisions into which bowling is divided

Similar words: part, section, division

Definition: one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole

Usage: the written part of the exam; the finance section of the company; the BBC's engineering division


Synonyms: frame, framing

Definition: a framework that supports and protects a picture or a mirror

Usage: the frame enhances but is not itself the subject of attention; the frame was much more valuable than the miror it held

Similar words: framework

Definition: a structure supporting or containing something


Synonyms: frame

Definition: the framework for a pair of eyeglasses

Similar words: framework

Definition: a structure supporting or containing something


Synonyms: frame

Definition: a single one of a series of still transparent pictures forming a cinema, television or video film

Similar words: exposure, photo, photograph, pic, picture

Definition: a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material


Synonyms: skeletal frame, skeleton, underframe, frame

Definition: the internal supporting structure that gives an artifact its shape

Usage: the building has a steel skeleton

Similar words: supporting structure

Definition: a structure that serves to support something


Synonyms: material body, physical body, physique, human body, soma, shape, anatomy, bod, build, chassis, figure, flesh, form, frame

Definition: alternative names for the body of a human being

Usage: Leonardo studied the human body; he has a strong physique; the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak

Similar words: physical structure, body, organic structure

Definition: the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being)

Usage: he felt as if his whole body were on fire


Synonyms: systema skeletale, skeletal system, skeleton, frame

Definition: the hard structure (bones and cartilages) that provides a frame for the body of an animal

Similar words: system

Definition: a group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts

Usage: the body has a system of organs for digestion


Synonyms: frame, frame of reference

Definition: a system of assumptions and standards that sanction behavior and give it meaning

Similar words: system, system of rules

Definition: a complex of methods or rules governing behavior

Usage: they have to operate under a system they oppose; that language has a complex system for indicating gender


Synonyms: frame

Definition: an application that divides the user's display into two or more windows that can be scrolled independently

Similar words: application, application program, applications programme

Definition: a program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task

Usage: he has tried several different word processing applications


Synonyms: frame

Definition: a single drawing in a comic strip

Similar words: drawing

Definition: an illustration that is drawn by hand and published in a book, magazine, or newspaper

Usage: it is shown by the drawing in Fig. 7


Synonyms: frame, inning

Definition: (baseball) one of nine divisions of play during which each team has a turn at bat

Similar words: part, section, division

Definition: one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole

Usage: the written part of the exam; the finance section of the company; the BBC's engineering division

Synonyms for (verb) frame

Synonyms: compose, frame, draw up

Definition: make up plans or basic details for

Usage: frame a policy

Similar words: plan

Definition: make plans for something

Usage: He is planning a trip with his family


Synonyms: frame, couch, put, redact, cast

Definition: formulate in a particular style or language

Usage: I wouldn't put it that way; She cast her request in very polite language

Similar words: phrase, word, give voice, articulate, formulate

Definition: put into words or an expression

Usage: He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees


Synonyms: frame, frame in, border

Definition: enclose in or as if in a frame

Usage: frame a picture

Similar words: close in, inclose, enclose, shut in

Definition: surround completely

Usage: Darkness enclosed him; They closed in the porch with a fence


Synonyms: frame, frame up

Definition: construct by fitting or uniting parts together

Similar words: construct, make, build

Definition: make by combining materials and parts

Usage: this little pig made his house out of straw; Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer


Synonyms: frame, ensnare, entrap, set up

Definition: take or catch as if in a snare or trap

Usage: I was set up!; The innocent man was framed by the police

Similar words: cozen, deceive, delude, lead on

Definition: be false to; be dishonest with


Synonyms: frame

Definition: enclose in a frame, as of a picture

Similar words: enclose, hold in, confine

Definition: close in; darkness enclosed him"