Associations to the word «Framework»

Wiktionary

FRAMEWORK, noun. (literally)   The arrangement of support beams that represent a building's general shape and size.
FRAMEWORK, noun. (figuratively)   The larger branches of a tree that determine its shape.
FRAMEWORK, noun. (figuratively) (especially in) (computing)   A basic conceptual structure.
FRAMEWORK, noun. (literally)   The identification and categorisation of processes or steps that constitute a complex task or mindset in order to render explicit the tacit and implicit.
FRAMEWORK KNITTER, noun. The operator of a knitting machine, especially of a stocking frame

Dictionary definition

FRAMEWORK, noun. A hypothetical description of a complex entity or process; "the computer program was based on a model of the circulatory and respiratory systems".
FRAMEWORK, noun. The underlying structure; "providing a factual framework for future research"; "it is part of the fabric of society".
FRAMEWORK, noun. A structure supporting or containing something.

Wise words

Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?
Aeschylus