climbing frame

UK / US noun [countable]
Word forms "climbing frame":
singular climbing frame plural climbing frames British
a large structure designed for children to climb on. The American word is jungle gym.

English dictionary. 2014.

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  • climbing frame — climbing .frame n BrE a structure for children to climb on, made from metal bars, wood, or rope American Equivalent: jungle gym …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • climbing frame — climbing ,frame noun count BRITISH a JUNGLE GYM …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • climbing frame — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ a structure of joined bars for children to climb on …   English terms dictionary

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  • climbing-frame — climbˈing frame noun A wooden or metal structure on or through which children can climb • • • Main Entry: ↑climb …   Useful english dictionary

  • climbing frame — noun A piece of playground equipment consisting of a set of interlinked bars on which children can climb. Syn: jungle gym, monkey bars …   Wiktionary

  • climbing frame — noun Brit. a structure of joined bars for children to climb on …   English new terms dictionary

  • climbing frame — noun (C) BrE a structure for children to climb on, made from metal bars, wood, or rope; jungle gym AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ˈclimbing ˌframe — noun [C] British a large structure designed for children to climb on …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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