or click-through

[ klik-throo ]

  1. the act of clicking on an advertisement or other link to go to another website, especially a retail site: The store gets lots of clickthroughs from social media.

  2. Also called clickthrough rate, clickthrough percentage. a percentage obtained by dividing the number of clicks on a link, especially an advertisement, by the number of times the link was viewed: a successful ad with a clickthrough of three percent.

Origin of clickthrough

First recorded in 1995–2000 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use clickthrough in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for click through

click through

verb(tr, adverb)
  1. to navigate around (a website) using the links provided to move onto different pages

  1. (of a website) able to be navigated by means of links between different pages

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