1. a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished (Freq. 106)

they drew up a six-step plan


they discussed plans for a new bond issue

Syn: ↑plan, ↑programme
Derivationally related forms: ↑programme (for: ↑programme), ↑plan (for: ↑plan)
Hypernyms: ↑idea, ↑thought
2. a system of projects or services intended to meet a public need (Freq. 36)

he proposed an elaborate program of public works


working mothers rely on the day care program

Syn: ↑programme
Hypernyms: ↑system, ↑system of rules
3. a radio or television show (Freq. 5)

did you see his program last night?

Syn: ↑broadcast, ↑programme
Derivationally related forms: ↑broadcast (for: ↑broadcast)
Hypernyms: ↑show
4. a document stating the aims and principles of a political party (Freq. 3)

their candidate simply ignored the party platform


they won the election even though they offered no positive program

Hypernyms: ↑document, ↑written document, ↑papers
Part Meronyms: ↑plank
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

Syn: ↑programme
Hypernyms: ↑announcement, ↑promulgation
Hyponyms: ↑playbill, ↑racecard
6. an integrated course of academic studies

he was admitted to a new program at the university

Derivationally related forms: ↑curricular (for: ↑curriculum)
Hypernyms: ↑information, ↑info
Part Meronyms: ↑course of lectures
7. (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute

the program required several hundred lines of code

Derivationally related forms: ↑programme (for: ↑programme)
Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing
anti-virus program, ↑application, ↑application program, ↑applications programme, ↑binary, ↑binary program, ↑loop, ↑malevolent program, ↑patch, ↑assembler, ↑assembly program, ↑checking program, ↑compiler, ↑compiling program, ↑debugger, ↑interface, ↑user interface, ↑interpreter, ↑interpretive program, ↑job control, ↑library program, ↑monitor program, ↑monitoring program, ↑object program, ↑target program, ↑source program, ↑parser, ↑tagger, ↑tagging program, ↑relocatable program, ↑reusable program, ↑Web Map Service, ↑Web Map Server, ↑search engine, ↑self-adapting program, ↑spider, ↑wanderer, ↑spreadsheet, ↑stored program, ↑supervisory program, ↑supervisor, ↑executive program, ↑syntax checker, ↑system program, ↑systems program, ↑systems software, ↑text-matching, ↑translator, ↑translating program, ↑utility program, ↑utility, ↑service program, ↑LISP program, ↑FORTRAN program, ↑C program
Part Meronyms:
8. a performance (or series of performances) at a public presentation

the program lasted more than two hours

Syn: ↑programme
Hypernyms: ↑performance
Hyponyms: ↑bill
1. arrange a program of or for (Freq. 4)

program the 80th birthday party

Syn: ↑programme
Derivationally related forms: ↑programme (for: ↑programme), ↑programming (for: ↑programme), ↑programing
Hypernyms: ↑schedule
Verb Frames:

Somebody ——s something

2. write a computer program (Freq. 3)
Syn: ↑programme
Derivationally related forms: ↑programme (for: ↑programme), ↑programming (for: ↑programme), ↑programmer, ↑programing
Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing
Hyponyms: ↑hack, ↑hack on
Verb Frames:

Somebody ——s

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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