- to succeed; make a hit: If the play clicks, the producer will be rich.
- to fit together; function well together: They get along in public, but their personalities don't really click.
- to become intelligible.
- to select (a screen object) by rapidly depressing and releasing one of the buttons on a mouse or other input device, usually the left-hand button: Click “OK” to continue .Compare right-click (def. 2).
- to rapidly depress and release (a button on a mouse or other input device): Click the trackpad button once.
Origin of click1
OTHER WORDS FROM clickclickless, adjective
Words nearby click
Other definitions for click (2 of 2)
or klick, klik
Origin of click2
How to use click in a sentence
When combined with an organic promotional strategy, paid ads can be a big added driver of traffic and clicks.Five content promotion strategies SaaS marketers should implement today|Izabelle Hundrev|August 28, 2020|Search Engine Watch
This is why you need to rank high in search engines so that your website gets the most clicks.SEO tips for your retail store|Content Media|August 17, 2020|Search Engine Watch
For instance, ’FindThatLead’ is a tool that allows you to find your target’s contact details almost at a click of a single button.Testimonial link building: Using real experiences for success|Rameez Ghayas Usmani|July 15, 2020|Search Engine Watch
On Facebook, the current price of a click has dropped several times – simply because many competitors have left.Marketing strategies during COVID-19 times|Evelina Brown|July 13, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Only nine percent of content actually sees organic traffic from search results, and nearly 70% of all clicks go to the first five organic search results.Content creation guide: How to effectively think of SEO at every stage|Kelsey Raymond|June 19, 2020|Search Engine Watch
So we picked out the song (“Rhiannon,” click here for video), and Deer Tick learned it.Deer Tick's John McCauley on Ten Years in Rock and Roll|James Joiner|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A click sends a user to a statement, a list of passenger nationalities, emergency call-center numbers, and other information.The Presumed Crash of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Is Nothing Like MH370|Lennox Samuels|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For a longer list of 200 outstanding releases, click here.The Best Albums of 2014|Ted Gioia|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was so great and it made everything click for me, because I was also interested in journalism.
I hope that there is a trend away from the kind of “click-bait” type of essay that you often see on the Internet.
Edna could hear the whispering voices of dead men and the click of muffled gold.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Black Hood shot twice, pulled the trigger a third time only to hear the hammer click on an empty chamber.
Perhaps the Eye heard that click and understood its meaning, for it was then that he made his dash through the rear door.
Now you hear the click-clock of an approaching cab, the cocher half asleep on his box.The Real Latin Quarter|F. Berkeley Smith
"Come and see," said Betty and a click at the other end of the wire told Grace that the conversation was over.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
British Dictionary definitions for click
- the locking member of a ratchet mechanism, such as a pawl or detent
- the movement of such a mechanism between successive locking positions