[ klik-frawd ]
/ ˈklɪk ˌfrɔd /
the fraudulent practice of clicking many times on an online advertisement to generate the small fee charged to the advertiser per click, thereby harming the advertiser or benefiting the host website: Automated bots are used to commit click fraud.
CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM AROUND THE US?
American English is not always as it appears to be ... get to know regional words in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?
Origin of click fraud
First recorded in 2000–05
Words nearby click fraud
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020