Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “double-click”

double-click

verb   /ˈdʌb.əlˈklɪk/
to quickly press a button twice on a mouse (= small computer control) to make something happen on a computer screen: Double-click on the icon to start the program.
(Definition of double-click verb from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “double-click” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More