There are 2 translations of frame in Spanish:

frame1

Pronunciation: /freɪm/

n

  • 6 (American English/inglés norteamericano) frame-up
  • 7
    ( also Frame)
    [Computing/Informática] marco (m), frame (m)

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Cultural fact of the day

The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.

There are 2 translations of frame in Spanish:

frame2

vt

  • 1 1.1 [picture/photograph] enmarcar*
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    • A number of pictures were framed and presented to schools.
    • Try writing her a poem, painting a picture, composing a song, framing a picture, washing the dishes for her or simply spending the day in her company.
    • Notably, only a few photographs were framed and hung.
    1.2 [face/scene] enmarcar*, encuadrar
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    • Even the gate is a work of art; the rose-covered metal arbor and upward-arching gate create a circle that frames attractive views.
    • Moving images, including those framed by car windows, give us the possibility of seeing landscape as variable rather than fixed, as in landscape paintings.
    • Shocked, she stops, gathers her robe and advances just a bit, to be framed perfectly in the doorway.
  • 2 2.1 (compose, draft) [plan/agreement/policy] formular, elaborar; [question/reply/excuse] formular 2.2 (mouth) [words] formar
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    • When the Constitution was framed in 1787, setting out the law of the United States, it involved compromise between North and South and permitted slavery.
    • Mr Davern is waiting for the report of the Organic Development Committee, whose recommendations will form the basis for framing policy on organic farming.
    • He and his organisation have clout in framing policy and legislation.
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    • You would definitely frame your words in your own way and pray to the Lord for me.
    • The words were not framed in that rhetorical and hopeless way they often are following news of a tragedy.
    • He was nevertheless forced to frame his words welcoming the move carefully, to ensure that his political enemies were not given any ammunition they could use against him.
  • 3 (incriminate unjustly) [colloquial/familiar] I was framed me tendieron una trampa para incriminarme
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    • He claimed another criminal who ran a cannabis farm with Taylor was behind the killing, but that detectives manipulated evidence to frame him.
    • He claims that he was framed and that he was innocent.
    • David can't tell Keith what he knows about the murder because he doesn't want to tell him that there's been evidence planted that frames Keith.

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Word of the day plana
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Cultural fact of the day

The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.