Definition of picture frame in English:

picture frame


  • A frame made to hold a picture.

    ‘a large golden picture frame’
    • ‘Why were the image and the picture frame found in that size?’
    • ‘He examined the effect in a golden picture frame, and then shuffled down the corridor to find a way out.’
    • ‘It looked beautiful, so my friend set up his photo equipment and asked me to look through the lens to give my opinion about the picture frame.’
    • ‘The foot-long piece of oak was recovered after the sinking and formed part of a picture frame for many years.’
    • ‘What can you learn from a face in a picture frame?’