counterprogram

[ koun-ter-proh-gram, ‐gruhm ]

verb (used with object),coun·ter·pro·gramed or coun·ter·pro·grammed, coun·ter·pro·gram·ing or coun·ter·pro·gram·ming.
  1. to schedule (a broadcast on radio or television) to compete with one on another station.

verb (used without object),coun·ter·pro·gramed or coun·ter·pro·grammed, coun·ter·pro·gram·ing or coun·ter·pro·gram·ming.
  1. to engage in such scheduling of broadcasts.

Origin of counterprogram

1
First recorded in 1960–65; counter- + program

Words Nearby counterprogram

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