right-click

[ rahyt-klik ]

verb (used without object)
  1. to depress the right-hand mouse button, as to display a menu.

verb (used with object)
  1. to click on (a screen object) by depressing the right-hand mouse button: to right-click a file to view its properties.

Origin of right-click

1
First recorded in 1985–90

Words Nearby right-click

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How to use right-click in a sentence

  • To obtain a link to a particular page, right-click on the page number and copy the link.