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Noun: program  'prow,gram
  1. A series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished
    "they drew up a six-step program";
    - plan, programme [Brit, Cdn]
     
  2. A system of projects or services intended to meet a public need
    "he proposed an elaborate program of public works"; "working mothers rely on the day care program";
    - programme [Brit, Cdn]
     
  3. A radio or television show
    "did you see his program last night?";
    - broadcast, programme [Brit, Cdn]
     
  4. A document stating the aims and principles of a political party
    "they won the election even though they offered no positive program"; "their candidate simply ignored the party political program";
    - platform, political platform, political program
     
  5. An announcement of the events that will occur as part of a theatrical or sporting event
    "you can't tell the players without a program";
    - programme [Brit, Cdn]
     
  6. An integrated course of academic studies
    "he was admitted to a new program at the university";
    - course of study, programme [Brit, Cdn], curriculum, syllabus
     
  7. (computing) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute
    "the program required several hundred lines of code";
    - programme [Brit, Cdn], computer program, computer programme [Brit]
     
  8. A performance (or series of performances) at a public presentation
    "the program lasted more than two hours";
    - programme [Brit, Cdn]
Verb: program (programmed,programming, or [US] programed,programing)  'prow,gram
  1. Arrange a program of or for
    "program the 80th birthday party";
    - programme [Brit, Cdn]
     
  2. (computing) write a computer program
    - programme [Brit, Cdn]

Sounds like: profits, prophets, Prorogram, pro

Derived forms: programmed, programming, programed, programs

Type of: announcement, computer software, create by mental act, create mentally, document, idea, info, information, package, papers, performance, promulgation, schedule, show, software, software package, software program, software system, system, system of rules, thought, written document

Encyclopedia: Program