Translation of program in Spanish:


programa, n.

Pronunciation /ˈproʊˌɡræm/ /ˈprəʊɡram/

Definition of programa in Spanish


(British programme)
  • 1US

    • 1.1(schedule of events)

      programa masculine
      what's your program for tomorrow? ¿qué programa / planes tienes para mañana?
      • As a part of the festival, bird-watching tours, a fishermen exhibition, boat race and a series of cultural programmes are being planned.
      • Future plans and programmes were discussed at the gathering.
      • A whole series of programmes are being planned to promote awareness.
      • Villagers plan a programme of events beginning next month which will run late into the autumn.
      • The other events include debate, cultural programmes and lectures.
      • Planning the programme for this event is a big undertaking and the dedicated workers are each endeavouring to make it a real success.
      • This is a very exciting addition to the programme and performances are planned for Christmas and June 2003.
      • There is a full programme of events planned when all classes take part in nativity plays and parents and friends are invited to attend.
      • A programme of events are planned that will appeal to the whole family.
      • They have put together a programme of events which includes a free barbecue, a Tug of War competition and a rodeo bull.
      • Raymond Otto, from Soweto, visited the school last Friday as part of a weekly programme of events looking at performing arts.
      • The programme at the picnic included competitions - foot races, three legged races, and Blind Man's Buff.
      • An Advent programme is being planned for the coming weeks with a special Youth Mass being organised for Advent.
      • This year we have a programme of exhibition already planned for the rest of the year.
      • Their programs include performances, tours and workshops that allow musicians to hone their skills and showcase their talents to the general public.
      • A programme of social events is now being planned over the next eight months to pay for Victorian-style lamps to be installed along the seawall footpaths.
      • A top band has been lined up again this year and all the old attractions are to be included in a great programme of events as in the former years.
      • An extensive programme of activities will be put on to promote physical development and make a positive impact on the health of residents of the borough.
      • The Royal Cliff Beach resort also has an extensive program of recreational activities available throughout the week.
      • The project aims to improve educational opportunities and create a programme of activities targeted towards specific audiences.

    • 1.2(for a performance, concert)

      programa masculine
      • Everything from a giant City shirt, the two penalty spots, changing room pegs, turnstiles, team sheets and signed programmes will be available.
      • Team sheets, signed programmes and a players' treatment table from the 1930s will also be up for grabs.
      • ‘Finding all those programmes, letters and sheet music brought back so many memories,’ she says.
      • There are 14 races, each outlined in impenetrable statistical detail in the official programme.
      • Even at this stage of the season the excuses are plentiful, and a number of them were detailed in the programme.
      • Painton dwells briefly on the possible symbolism of rose windows and details typical decorative programmes.
      • The arrangements of two Asian cultural events planned for Sunday were changed after the festival programme was printed.

    • 1.3US

      (educational course) curso masculine
      (syllabus) programa masculine
      he went to Rome on an exchange program viajó a Roma en un programa de intercambio

  • 2US

    programa masculine
    a public health/research program un programa de salud pública/de investigación
    • a long-term program for reforestation un programa de reforestación a largo plazo
    • Treatment consists of a long-term programme of physical activity and, when necessary, anti-inflammatory drugs.
    • The specific reform measures of the programme can be grouped under three broad headings.
    • The program should provide long-term strategies to deal with weight problems you may have in the future.
    • These constraints have made it difficult for staff to reach the rural populace they aim to serve through training programs and related activities.
    • The success of a church is not measured by its membership, physical assets, programmes or activities.
    • Another new feature allows prospective students to type their interests into a search engine that responds with related college programs.
    • Because of the war, aid workers have frequently had to evacuate their posts, making it difficult to establish any long-term programs.
    • The city has been offering three-day educational training programs to potential taxi drivers before they apply for a vocational license.
    • The Center sponsors an educational outreach program in neighboring high schools and elementary schools and 32 national sites.
    • The next step in developing a training program involves the delivery format.
    • Community-based education programs are designed by local citizens for the good of the community.
    • Iowa State has created a mentoring program for college students planning development careers.
    • Planning and implementing a comprehensive program of premarital education in the congregation is not easy.
    • Nascar has started an internship program geared toward minority college students.
    • The legislation would establish a certification program run by the state Department of Health.
    • The government is also expected to announce next week its after-school exercise program.
    • The production will be accompanied by an extensive outreach program aimed at secondary school students and community groups.
    • What were the challenges you faced in getting the two-way bilingual immersion program going?
    • Most other master's degree programs also require additional education before accepting applied degree holders.
    • Arizona teacher certificate programs do not provide any teachers for weekend Chinese schools.
  • 3US

    Radio Television
    programa masculine
    • To survive, a commercial broadcaster must produce programmes that audiences want.
    • Television programmes, radio talk shows and even online magazines are the results of a lot of hard work.
    • In this business to broadcast 4,000 programmes on the same radio station is a remarkable achievement.
    • BBC World Service broadcasts programmes around the world in 43 languages and is available on radio and online.
    • Child Rescue Alert, which interrupts television and radio programmes with newsflashes that a child has been snatched and is at risk of serious harm, will go live early in the new year.
    • Television and radio programmes, especially talk shows, did a great deal to inflame the public.
    • Malls were full of red and white decorations and even TV stations broadcast special programs for the occasion.
    • The programmes broadcast on BBC 101.6 FM range from health and sport to business and music.
    • Some of the BBC network business programmes will also broadcast from Belfast on 7 November.
    • Another unique feature is TiVo's ability to allow you to actually pause and rewind live television broadcast programs.
    • Many Albanians speak Italian because Italian television programs are broadcast in Albania.
    • Television programmes broadcast debates between pro- and anti-democracy analysts.
    • Election broadcasts and political television programmes are where general elections are won and lost.
    • BBC Radio 2 broadcast a programme devoted to this particular concert earlier this year.
    • Most talk radio programs follow a rough script that has become familiar to audiences.
    • Channel 4 said that it was also planning a series of special programmes.
    • It is planned to screen the programme in early spring, possibly as a two-parter.
    • The 25-year-old tells us his next project is filming one of a series of three half-hour programmes, which are likely to be aired on ITV1.
    • So if you tune into the radio station this week, we will give you all the details about the programmes and the times they will be broadcast.
    • The programmes look in detail at the story behind this famous race, with York as a focal point.
  • 4US

    (on household appliance)
    programa masculine
    wash/rinse program programa de lavado/enjuague
  • 5US British program

    programa masculine
    program disk disco del programa
    • program library colección de programas
    • Processing power, therefore, is increasingly determined by software that compiles computer programs into machine code.
    • The sharpest increase is expected to occur among workers who design software programs or develop computer databases.
    • In order to use FTP, you'll need to download and install a software program on your computer.
    • However, the draft now allows for direct software patentability of computer programs, data structures and process descriptions.
    • Computer software programs are improved and developed to the extent they can be shared and adapted.
    • The code then downloads spyware programs to surfers' PCs, including one that steals credit card numbers and other forms of financial information.
    • Most people don't comprehend that a spreadsheet is a computer program in and of itself.
    • In this case ‘literary works’ covers most computer programs and databases.
    • The visual form of data from a computer program is received and stored in a database.
    • Within three years, it figures a quarter of its models will be smartphones that sport advanced software and run programs just like a computer.
    • When we code a computer program, we do not rewrite the entire thing every time something fails to work.
    • There are many spyware/malware programs out there that fall into a category called ‘dialers’.
    • The technologies we now use are an outgrowth of early, computerized information retrieval programs.
    • Largely distributed by organised cyber theft groups, keyloggers are typically packaged with phishing emails or spyware programs.
    • However, many laboratory and computer software programs continue to express results as percentages of predicted normal values.
    • His criminal burgling of computer software programs was legendary.
    • Previously, businesses needed different software programs for each computer model.
    • Computer software programs offer the potential for increased accuracy and precision in data analysis.
    • Computer software programs are available to help with this task.
    • Computer programs have been developed to assist children with learning disability.

transitive verb programming, programmed, programing, programed

(British programme)
  • 1US

    • 1.1(schedule)

      (activities) programar
      (activities) planear

    • 1.2British program(instruct)

      (washing machine/robot) programar
      they have been programed to kill están programados para matar
      • What's new is a technique which lets ordinary card users program in their own spending parameters.
      • People are used to point and click, not having to program in a time and channel to get something to record.
      • By the way, you can also use this service to program in all those anniversaries that you tend to forget as well!
      • BT buildings already have touchdown centres in most major cities, where people can program in their own phone number and plug in their laptop.

  • 2US British program

    • Today's slot machines are programmed by computer to continually select a series of numbers at random, whether the machine is being played or not.
    • Simply put, if a computer programmed by people learns the contents of a communication, and takes action based on what it learns, it invades privacy.
    • Most search engines are not programmed to read graphics but instead look for text.
    • The computer was programmed to provide specific responses based upon key words entered.
    • Such games hint at how best to program a quantum computer.
    • Smith walks over to a computer and punches in numbers to program the machine to cut receivers.
    • The machine is programmed to shut down automatically after six hours of non-stop operation.
    • Therefore, quantum computers can be programmed in a qualitatively new way.
    • During the summer of 1952 she worked for the National Bureau of Standards, learning to program an early computer.
    • In a DOS attack, a hacker programs a computer, or group of computers, to repeatedly call up a web site, perhaps thousands of times a second.
    • At about the same time I taught myself how to write machine code and programmed music on my Commodore 64.
    • Computers could be programmed to try multiple different phrases or spammers could hire people to manually create accounts.
    • Computers are also programmed to throw up details of cars that seem to have a lot of different drivers.
    • You can program a computer to simulate a thunderstorm but it's still just that - a simulation.
    • By the time he was thirty, he was programming computers.
    • This time he programmed his computer to blare loud music directly into his ears, jolting him awake just minutes before Zechariah started to stir.
    • Those who established the business, programmed the computer or were party to it clearly had a real interest in the venture becoming and continuing to be successful.
    • We had spent the last hour and a half trying to program our computer to make pretty patterns but all we got was a line, a squiggle and crashing computers.
    • One week he sat a computing test and the next week he was programming computers.
    • The machine is programmed so the pads oil a specific length before they stop.

intransitive verb programming, programmed, programing, programed

(British programme)
  • 1British program

    • I've been programming in mod perl for several years.
    • Ferrell's team was more accustomed to programming in Microsoft's Visual Basic.
    • When I was programming in the early '80s, Microsoft had a stable operating system on which free competition existed.
    • For a long time I have been programming in Visual Basic, and the challenge of creating web pages in HTML, CSS, DOM, PHP & MySQL, and Javascript was irresistible once I was on the Internet.
    • The LAN folks programmed in Perl themselves.
    • I programmed in Basic at age 8 and owned a few computers and tech toys.
    • Being now middle-aged, I've reached the point of "Senior Architect" who's been programming for 25 + years.
    • I've been programming for something like 15 years now.
    • As an independent contractor and software developer, she's been programming for 20 years and self-employed for last 13.
    • Well, I'd been programming for a while on a little Atari computer but I can't play guitar or piano or anything.
    • Benjamin lives in Basel, Switzerland, with his wife and baby daughter, where in addition to scribbling fiction and poetry, he programs in Java (well) and plays rugby (not very well).
    • I programmed for 2 days straight.
    • He's been programming in C + + for the past 12 years and can't believe how bad his first lines of C + + actually were.
    • He's been in the industry for six years, working mainly on console games, though programming since the age of 11.
    • Len Kaplan has been programming since small computers were the size of refrigerators.
    • Like all good hackers, I have been programming since junior high, using my dad's account on the University of New Mexico IBM 360 mainframe.