What does framing mean?

Definitions for framing
ˈfreɪ mɪŋfram·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. framing(noun)

    formulation of the plans and important details

    "the framing of judicial decrees"

  2. frame, framing(noun)

    a framework that supports and protects a picture or a mirror

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Framing

    of Frame

  2. Framing(noun)

    the act, process, or style of putting together a frame, or of constructing anything; a frame; that which frames

  3. Framing(noun)

    a framework, or a sy/ of frames


  1. Framing

    Framing in the social sciences refers to a set of concepts and theoretical perspectives on how individuals, groups, and societies organize, perceive, and communicate about reality. Framing is commonly used in media studies, sociology, psychology, and political science.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. framing

    The placing, scarphing, and bolting of the frame-timbers of a ship. (See WARPING.)

How to pronounce framing?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of framing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of framing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of framing in a Sentence

  1. Mitesh Patel:

    There is a large body of evidence in behavioral economics that has looked at ways of framing, it's the way our brains are wired that we tend to avoid wanting to lose things more than the benefit we get from gaining them. It makes people think like the money is theirs to lose from day one. By having skin in the game, it makes people more motivated, and we think we can leverage that in these types of programs.

  2. David Bishop:

    Amazon is a master at framing the narrative even when the reality is much different.

  3. Elinor Allcott Griffith:

    Framing your day in a very positive way helps set the tone for everything that follows.

  4. Donald Trump:

    The Russia witch hunt was a plan by those who lost the election to try and illegally regain power by framing innocent Americans – many of them, they suffered – with an elaborate hoax.

  5. John Logsdon:

    Well, are they really framing it as a race? I didnt hear a whole lot of that in what Pence had to say, i think its more, this is taking too long on our own terms, not that weve got to go faster because were racing somebody. I think you have to pay kind of lip service to the fact that Russia and China also are interested in major space activities, but say its really a challenge to us to do better.

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