What does click mean?

Definitions for click
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chink, click, clinknoun

    a short light metallic sound

  2. suction stop, clicknoun

    a stop consonant made by the suction of air into the mouth (as in Bantu)

  3. pawl, detent, click, dognoun

    a hinged catch that fits into a notch of a ratchet to move a wheel forward or prevent it from moving backward

  4. click, mouse clickverb

    depression of a button on a computer mouse

    "a click on the right button for example"

  5. snap, clickverb

    move or strike with a noise

    "he clicked on the light"; "his arm was snapped forward"

  6. click, tickverb

    make a clicking or ticking sound

    "The clock ticked away"

  7. chatter, clickverb

    click repeatedly or uncontrollably

    "Chattering teeth"

  8. snap, click, flickverb

    cause to make a snapping sound

    "snap your fingers"

  9. clickverb

    produce a click

    "Xhosa speakers click"

  10. cluck, click, clackverb

    make a clucking sounds, characteristic of hens

  11. click, get through, dawn, come home, get across, sink in, penetrate, fall into placeverb

    become clear or enter one's consciousness or emotions

    "It dawned on him that she had betrayed him"; "she was penetrated with sorrow"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To CLICKverb

    To make a sharp, small, successive noise.

    Etymology: clicken, Dut. cliqueter, French.

    The solemn death-watch click’d, the hour she dy’d;
    And shrilling crickets in the chimney cry’d. John Gay, Pastorals.

Wikipedia

  1. Click

    Click is a song by British singer Charli XCX featuring German singer Kim Petras and Estonian rapper Tommy Cash from Charli XCX's third studio album Charli (2019).

ChatGPT

  1. click

    A "click" is a computer action that involves pressing and releasing a button on a device such as a mouse or a tapping on a touchscreen. It is mainly used for selection and interaction with digital elements on a screen, such as links, icons or buttons. In the context of web browsing, a click typically refers to the action of selecting a hyperlink to navigate to a different webpage.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clickverb

    to make a slight, sharp noise (or a succession of such noises), as by gentle striking; to tick

  2. Clickverb

    to move with the sound of a click

  3. Clickverb

    to cause to make a clicking noise, as by striking together, or against something

  4. Clicknoun

    a slight sharp noise, such as is made by the cocking of a pistol

  5. Clicknoun

    a kind of articulation used by the natives of Southern Africa, consisting in a sudden withdrawal of the end or some other portion of the tongue from a part of the mouth with which it is in contact, whereby a sharp, clicking sound is produced. The sounds are four in number, and are called cerebral, palatal, dental, and lateral clicks or clucks, the latter being the noise ordinarily used in urging a horse forward

  6. Clickverb

    to snatch

  7. Clicknoun

    a detent, pawl, or ratchet, as that which catches the cogs of a ratchet wheel to prevent backward motion. See Illust. of Ratched wheel

  8. Clicknoun

    the latch of a door

  9. Etymology: [Prob. an onomatopoetic word: cf. OF. cliquier. See Clack, and cf. Clink, Clique.]

Wikidata

  1. Click

    Click is a 2006 American comedy drama film directed by Frank Coraci, and written by Steve Koren and Mark O'Keefe, and produced by Adam Sandler, and starring Sandler, Kate Beckinsale and Christopher Walken. Sandler played an overworked architect who neglects his family and misses most of his life when he receives a remote control device that enables him to skip over unpleasant events. Filming began in late 2005 and was finished by early 2006. The film was released in North America on June 23, 2006 by Columbia Pictures. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Makeup.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Click

    klik, n. a short, sharp clack or sound: anything that makes such a sound, as a small piece of iron falling into a notched wheel: a latch for a gate.—v.i. to make a light, sharp sound.—ns. Click′-clack, a continuous clicking noise; Click′er, the compositor who distributes the copy among a companionship of printers, makes up pages, &c.: one who cuts up leather for the uppers and soles of boots and shoes; Click′ing, the action of the verb. [Dim. of Clack.]

Editors Contribution

  1. click

    To touch using a computer mouse.

    They did click on the website with the computer mouse.


    Submitted by MaryC on March 9, 2020  

Suggested Resources

  1. click

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. CLICK

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Click is ranked #5596 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Click surname appeared 6,216 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Click.

    91.1% or 5,666 total occurrences were White.
    3.7% or 230 total occurrences were Black.
    2.2% or 140 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.6% or 101 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 47 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.5% or 32 total occurrences were Asian.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of click in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of click in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of click in a Sentence

  1. Former FEC commissioner Brad Smith:

    While some outlets have incorrectly reported that federal rules generally prohibit The PACs from providing more than $ 5,000 in services to campaigns, Scott Applewhite -RRB- Noti told Fox News that the payments were likely proper so long as The PACs were for the fair market value of the services rendered. Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz on' Thanks for nothing, AOC !' billboard in New York City. In terms of possible penalties, Scott Applewhite -RRB- Noti said that Ocasio-Cortezs campaign could be facing FEC fines if it followed bad legal advice and made reporting errors. But civil or even criminal fraud statutes, as opposed to campaign finance laws, would potentially kick in if it were determined that Saikat Chakrabarti had intentionally tried to hide the money to use for illicit expenses. Meanwhile, Former FEC commissioner Brad Smith told the Daily Caller News Foundations investigative unit that, because Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez apparently held legal control of Justice Democrats PACwhile Justice Democrats PAC was supporting Scott Applewhite -RRB- Noti campaign, thetwo committees were likely acting as affiliated committees -- andtherefore share a single contribution limit of $ 2,700 that might have been exceeded. If this were determined to be knowing and willful, they could be facing jail time, even if its not knowing and willful, it would be a clear civil violation of the act, which would require disgorgement of the contributions and civil penalties. I think theyve got some real issues here. Mondays filingcomes on the heels of a separate complaint by theWashington, D.C.-based Coolidge Reagan Foundation, which alleged last week that theBrand New New York Democratic Congressional PACmay have illegally funneled thousands of dollars to Riley Roberts, Riley Roberts. It was firstreported late last month that Justice Democrats PAC paid Riley Roberts during the early days of the Ocasio-Cortez campaign.According to FEC records, Justice Democrats PAC made two payments to Roberts one in August 2017 and one in September 2017 both for $ 3,000. CLICK TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP The FEC complaint specifically cites the use of.

  2. Michael Mina:

    You pick up your iPhone if you want and do a one-click reporting if you want, and if not, you keep it to yourself and you yourself know that you're infectious today. And so, you won't go visit your grandma in the nursing home, maybe you won't go to church, maybe you won't eat lunch with your buddies, but it's on your terms.

  3. Jon Lorsch:

    The original click chemistry used copper as a catalyst to join molecules, but the trouble is that copper is toxic to most living systems at higher concentrations.

  4. Jessie James Decker:

    It’s pretty awful, and I cannot believe this is still happening in the world — that people are doing this, yes, I have gained weight, 100 percent. I used to obsess over it. I tried to stay a certain weight, and most recently, over the past year, I decided to just let myself live. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE ENTERTAINMENT NEWSLETTER.

  5. Selena Gomez mother:

    I had a long talk with her about not working with him and it didn’t click, there is no fall person here. No one controls her. She makes all her own decisions. No matter how hard you try to advise. It falls on deaf ears.

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Translations for click

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  • kliek, klikAfrikaans
  • щрак, щракане, кликване, щраквам, кликвам, цъкащ звук, цъканеBulgarian
  • clic, clicar, fer clicCatalan, Valencian
  • cvaknout, kliknout, dojít, sednoutCzech
  • klikDanish
  • Schnalzlaut, Klicken, Klick, Mausklick, schnalzenGerman
  • κλικGreek
  • klaki, musklako, klakoEsperanto
  • chasquido, clic, pulsado, clicar, cliquear, hacer clic, aprietoSpanish
  • کلیکPersian
  • synkata, avulsiivi, naksaus, naksahdus, napsautus, klikkaus, naksahtaa, napsauttaa, näpäyttää, naksausäänne, napsahdus, klikata, napsahtaa, naksauttaaFinnish
  • clic, cliquer, déclicFrench
  • cliceáil, gliogáilIrish
  • briog, briogadh, cnag, cliogScottish Gaelic
  • clic, premerGalician
  • הקליקHebrew
  • kattintHungarian
  • կտտացնելArmenian
  • klikIndonesian
  • kliktarIdo
  • cliccare, cliccaItalian
  • クリックJapanese
  • kléckenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • ngetengete, pāwhiri, ngotongotoMāori
  • кликнува, клика, шкрап, чкрап, чкрапање, шкрапање, чкрапнување, клик, светнува, штрак, штракањеMacedonian
  • ഞെക്കുകMalayalam
  • ketik, mengklikMalay
  • klikkenDutch
  • pstryk, trzask, klik, kliknąć, klikać, mlask, kliknięciePolish
  • estalido, clique, estalar, apertar, clicar, encaixar, estalo, cair a fichaPortuguese
  • clicare, clic, clicaRomanian
  • щелчок, щёлкнуть, клик, щёлкать, кликнуть, щёлк, дойти, щёлканье, кликать, [[щёлкающий]] [[звук]]Russian
  • klikaSouthern Sotho
  • falla på plats, gå upp ett ljus, klick, klicka, klickningSwedish
  • నొక్కుTelugu
  • tık, tıklamakTurkish
  • nhấn chuột, nhấn, tâm đầu ý hợp, ấn chuột, kích, nhấp, bấm chuột, ấn, lách cách, nhấp chuột, tâm đầu ý hiệp, bấm, tắc lưỡiVietnamese

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