What does programme mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. program, programme(noun)

    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"

  2. course of study, program, programme, curriculum, syllabus(noun)

    an integrated course of academic studies

    "he was admitted to a new program at the university"

  3. broadcast, program, programme(noun)

    a radio or television show

    "did you see his program last night?"

  4. 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"

  5. program, programme(noun)

    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"

  6. 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"

  7. program, programme(verb)

    a performance (or series of performances) at a public presentation

    "the program lasted more than two hours"

  8. program, programme(verb)

    write a computer program

  9. program, programme(verb)

    arrange a program of or for

    "program the 80th birthday party"

Wiktionary

  1. programme(Noun)

    A planned sequence of events.

    Our programme for today's exercise class includes swimming and jogging.

    Etymology: From programma, from meaning "a public written notice".

  2. programme(Noun)

    A sheet or booklet that lists a schedule of events.

    Etymology: From programma, from meaning "a public written notice".

  3. programme(Noun)

    A presentation that is broadcast on radio or television.

    The programme about Greek architecture starts at 9:00 on Channel 4.

    Etymology: From programma, from meaning "a public written notice".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Programme(noun)

    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

    Etymology: [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

  1. Programme

    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. programmapro, before, graphein, to write.]

Editors Contribution

  1. programme

    A step-by-step instruction a computer understands.

    The programme was easy and simple to create.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'programme' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #493

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'programme' in Written Corpus Frequency: #647

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'programme' in Nouns Frequency: #114

How to pronounce programme?

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How to say programme in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of programme in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of programme in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of programme in a Sentence

  1. Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny:

    We regard this programme as being within the fiscal space available to us, as being prudent and consistent with the government plan to eliminating borrowing by 2018.

  2. Florencio Abad:

    In 2016, our proposal to Congress is 25 billion pesos for the modernisation programme.

  3. Emirates President Tim Clark:

    By the time we make that decision and by the time they are in a position to deliver what we want, the timeline will be 2019-20, so I would hope by then Airbus will have sorted out the ramp-up problem with regard to the A350. And equally the 787 will be a mature programme.

  4. Costis Morianos:

    Markets want to see a strong cabinet that will undertake to implement reforms under the programme and political stability.

  5. Nobuhiko Kuramochi:

    On the other hand, there are positive catalysts as hopes for the government to launch a massive fiscal stimulus programme, but the figure may not come soon, so the market may stay cautious for a while.

Images & Illustrations of programme

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