from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who programs, especially:
  • n. Computer Science One who writes computer programs.
  • n. One who prepares or writes instructional programs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who writes computer programs; a software developer.
  • n. One who decides which programs will be shown on a television station.
  • n. A device that installs a software program into some other machine.
  • n. A short film feature as part of a longer film program, a "B-movie" (now rare)

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who makes up a program: as, the official programmer of the Jockey Club.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person who designs and writes and tests computer programs


to program + -er. (Wiktionary)



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