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"
course of study, program, programme, curriculum, syllabus(noun)
an integrated course of academic studies
"he was admitted to a new program at the university"
broadcast, program, programme(noun)
a radio or television show
"did you see his program last night?"
program, programme, computer program, computer programme(noun)
(computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute
"the program required several hundred lines of code"
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"
plan, program, programme(noun)
a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished
"they drew up a six-step plan"; "they discussed plans for a new bond issue"
a performance (or series of performances) at a public presentation
"the program lasted more than two hours"
write a computer program
arrange a program of or for
"program the 80th birthday party"
A planned sequence of events.
Our programme for todayu2019s exercise class includes swimming and jogging.
A sheet or booklet that lists a schedule of events.
A presentation that is broadcast on radio or television.
The programme about Greek architecture starts at 9:00 on Channel 4.
Origin: From programma, from meaning "a public written notice".
that which is written or printed as a public notice or advertisement; a scheme; a prospectus; especially, a brief outline or explanation of the order to be pursued, or the subjects embraced, in any public exercise, performance, or entertainment; a preliminary sketch
Origin: [L. programma a public proclamation, manifesto, Gr. pro`gramma, fr. progra`fein to write before or in public; pro` before, forth + gra`fein to write; cf. F. programme. See Graphic.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
Program, prō′gram, n. a public notice in writing: an outline of subjects and the order in which they are to be taken up at a meeting, exhibition, concert, &c.: a preliminary outline.—n. Prō′grammer, one who makes up a programme.—Programme music, music meant to give the hearers, by means of instruments, without words, the impressions of scenes and incidents. [Fr.,—L.,—Gr. programma—pro, before, graphein, to write.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Programme' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #493
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Programme' in Written Corpus Frequency: #647
Rank popularity for the word 'Programme' in Nouns Frequency: #114
The numerical value of Programme in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Programme in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The EU has worked ceaselessly to undermine this programme.
We see it as moving towards eliminating the deficit, balancing the budget in structural terms and then an opening up of investment on the structural side, we hope that when we do the mid-term review of the capital programme (in 2017), that there will be extra resources available for a stronger investment programme.
We should seek by all means in our power to avoid war, by analysing possible causes, by trying to remove them, by discussion in a spirit of collaboration and good will. I cannot believe that such a programme would be rejected by the people of this country, even if it does mean the establishment of personal contact with the dictators.
The first trial in the programme is planned for initiation in first quarter of 2016 and will investigate the efficacy and safety of once-daily oral semaglutide doses of 3 mg, 7 mg and 14 mg, compared to once-daily oral anti-diabetic sitagliptin dose of 100 mg, the remaining six trials of the PIONEER programme are all expected to be initiated during 2016.
I hope that as the militia groups come inside the tent ... and cooperate with the government, it will be possible for us and our partners to support a military training programme in the future, i'm confident that if the conditions are right for that training programme to take place in Libya, or in a neighbouring country, that will be more successful than trying to do it in Europe.
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