Meaning of "program" in Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /ˈproʊ·ɡræm/

A2 a set of instructions that you put into a computer to make it do something:

to write a computer program

A2 a show on television or radio:

a TV program

a plan of events or activities with a particular purpose:

The church offers religous programs for teens.

a thin book that you receive or buy at a concert, sports event, etc.

(Definition of “program noun” from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)