What does programme mean?

Definitions for programme
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. program, programmenoun

    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, syllabusnoun

    an integrated course of academic studies

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

  3. broadcast, program, programmenoun

    a radio or television show

    "did you see his program last night?"

  4. program, programme, computer program, computer programmenoun

    (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute

    "the program required several hundred lines of code"

  5. program, programmenoun

    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, programmenoun

    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, programmeverb

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

    "the program lasted more than two hours"

  8. program, programmeverb

    write a computer program

  9. program, programmeverb

    arrange a program of or for

    "program the 80th birthday party"

Wiktionary

  1. programmenoun

    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. programmenoun

    A sheet or booklet that lists a schedule of events.

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

  3. programmenoun

    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. Programmenoun

    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?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Chief Executive Andy Ransom:

    For 2015, you are going to see more evidence of our innovation programme adding to that overall growth that we have been delivering.

  2. Enrico Vaccari:

    The ECB meeting should not deliver any interesting news but could disclose some details about its corporate bond buying programme.

  3. George Riebling:

    If you don't have an idea of what you're going to do to replace NATO AWACS, then the 'F' in Final Lifetime Extension Programme (FLEP) can't stand for final, there will be things we need to do to the NATO E-3A fleet to keep it flying past 2040.

  4. Charlie Richter:

    We then aim to expand the programme to all prisons, shantytowns, factories and other settings in Tanzania, Mozambique and other high TB-burden countries, as well as in high-risk groups such as those individuals living with HIV/AIDS. This will improve and save lives all over the globe at a low cost.

  5. Mikael Rautanen:

    The decline in (Nokia's) wireless networks was surprisingly fierce ... The market remains difficult, which seems to add pressure to step up their cost-savings programme.

Images & Illustrations of programme

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