Definition of "clicks" []

  • A short light often metallic sound (noun)
  • The locking member of a ratchet mechanism, such as a pawl or detent (noun)
  • The movement of such a mechanism between successive locking positions (noun)
  • Any of various stop consonants, found in Khoisan and as borrowings in southern Bantu languages, that are produced by the suction of air into the mouth (noun)
  • A kilometre (noun)
  • An act of pressing and releasing a button on a mouse (noun)
  • To make or cause to make a clicking sound (verb)
  • To press and release (a button on a mouse) or to select (a particular function) by pressing and releasing a button on a mouse (verb)
  • To be a great success (verb)
  • To become suddenly clear (verb)
  • To go or fit together with ease (verb)
  • Plural form of click. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of click. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "clicks" in a sentence
  • "I'm thinking of something like (rough ECMA-like pseudocode): static var clicks = 0; drawRectangle (0, 0, 100, 100) drawText (0, 50, "This button has been clicked" + clicks + "times") drawClickListener (0, 0, 100, 100, function () {clicks++})"
  • "It all makes perfect sense as Cowin clicks and slides her way around the app."
  • "She communicates in clicks and whistles, which sound simultaneously human and alien."