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Meaning of FRAME-UP

Pronunciation:  freym up

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an act that incriminates someone on a false charge
  2. [v]  construct by fitting or uniting parts together
 

FRAME-UP is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: frames, setup
 
 See Also: build, construct, falsehood, falsification, make

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Frame"-up`\, n.
A conspiracy or plot, esp. for a malicious or evil purpose,
as to incriminate a person on false evidence. [Slang]

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: artifice, cabal, cheat, clinquant, collusion, complicity, complot, confederacy, connivance, conspiracy, contrivance, contriving, counterfeit, counterplot, covin, deep-laid plot, dummy, engineering, fake, fakement, false witness, finagling, finesse, forgery, frame, fraud, game, hoax, imitation, impostor, intrigue, junk, little game, machination, maneuvering, manipulation, mock, packed deal, packed jury, paste, phony, pinchbeck, planning, plot, plotting, prearrangement, preconcertedness, premeditation, preordering, put-on, put-up job, rigged jury, rigging, rip-off, scheme, schemery, scheming, setup, sham, shoddy, simulacrum, stacked deck, stratagem, swindle, tinsel, trick, underplot, web of intrigue, whited sepulcher, wire-pulling
 

 

 

 

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