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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Crime
frame-upˈframe-up noun [countable]  SCCa plan to make someone seem guilty of a crime which they did not do syn set-up
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frame-upThe whole thing was a Commie frame-up.By now he was under no illusions about the reason for the frame-up.By now he was convinced that it had merely acquiesced in the frame-up after his arrest.But he has no direct evidence of the frame-up.
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