Origin of progvia dialect, dialectal ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps Middle English prokken, to beg (prob. ; from LowG)
- Abbreviation of progressive.
- (computing, informal) A program.
(countable and uncountable, plural progs)
(third-person singular simple present progs, present participle progging, simple past and past participle progged)
- I have been endeavouring to prog for you.
- (Scotland) To prick; to goad; to progue.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.