i've been framed! meaning, i've been framed! definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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been

  
1    Been is the past participle of be.  
2       verb   If you have been to a place, you have gone to it or visited it.  
He's already been to Tunisia, and is to go on to Morocco and Mauritania...      V prep/adv  
I've been there before.      V prep/adv  


has-been        ( has-beens    plural  ) If you describe someone as a has-been, you are indicating in an unkind way that they were important or respected in the past, but they are not now.      n-count  
  (disapproval)   
...the so-called experts and various has-beens who foist opinions on us.     
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Cobuild
n.
me too
n.
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
id.
damn it!
Rats! I will be late to the meeting.
exp.
calm down!
exp.
I can't understand it, I can't believe it, I can't accept it
exp.
ça craint! ; c'est nul!
[Arg.];[Slang]
exp.
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
exp.
You say 'top that!' when you have achieved something and you want to challenge other people to do better
I know four celebrities - top that!
exp.
polite expression offering to do something for someone
exp.
expression used to encourage someone to say what is on their mind, what is bothering them
exp.
expression used for letting someone know that he/she should prepare for a difficult or unpleasant upcoming event
exp.
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
exp.
expression used for catching the attention of an audience
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
exp.
Me lo he pasado muy bien esta noche.
n.
in American English, 'dirt' is what British people call 'soil' ('put some dirt in a plant pot'). In British English, dirt has the connotation of being dirty ('you've got some dirt on your shoe')
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
exp.
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
n.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).
n.
(british slang) "a strong drink" as in "i need a stiff whisky so pour me a real snorter", or (nautical slang) "a strong wind".
Slang
n.
means a liquid is not clear: this tea's got bits in it, I don't like yogurt with bits in it
assez proche de l'idée de 'il y a à boire et à manger'
n.
See you later, I'll continue my rounds.
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