Definition for framework

noun as in foundation, core

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Example Sentences

So, the intelligence community worries about who are the terrorist groups or the foreigners, or external threats that might challenge the institutions in the democratic framework of a country.

The company aims to introduce about 75 new electric car models through by 2029, according to its green-finance framework.

From Fortune

Changes within company law itself must occur, so that corporations are better positioned to support the restoration of that framework and govern themselves internally in a manner that respects their workers and society.

From Fortune

Having a sensibly regulated and moderated framework for how platforms work with news publishers — which helps to maintain the news ecosystem which Facebook and Google claim they’re so committed to— hat’s what everybody wants to see.

From Digiday

Within the gold industry itself, companies are building policies around the World Gold Council’s Responsible Gold Mining Principles — a comprehensive framework that will align mining companies with the sentiments of ESG investors.

From Ozy

Law has been rebuilt in the last 50 years to be an instrument of control, not a framework for human responsibility.

The legal jungle must be bulldozed, and replaced by radically simpler framework of goals and principles.

What if healthy sexuality was the framework that young adults used to process every sexual message that they encounter?

A good framework for this is seen in reaction to street harassment, as with Santagati.

The basic plot of The Virgin Spring, which was lifted off a Medieval tale, became the framework for The Last House on the Left.

The legal framework of the State and of obedience to the law in which industrial society is set threatens to break asunder.

The only difference was that it rested on a framework attached to a single wheel directly underneath.

The framework in which our industrial life is set cannot be readily broken asunder.

Against the wall near Tatsu stood a light framework of wood with the silk already stretched and dried for painting.

As years pass and conditions vary, it becomes necessary to make changes in the framework of a government to meet such needs.


On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to framework, such as: groundwork, plan, scheme, structure, cage, and fabric.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.