Definitions

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  • interjection Nonce variation of the word click, usually indicating one of a series of clicking sounds.

Etymologies

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click +‎ -ity

Examples

  • She first thought about this while waiting for the Cicero Avenue Orange line to clickity clackity its way into the city, blue sparks showering the neighborhoods that surrounded the rusted iron stilts of elevated tracks.

    Appreciating Her Situation Uniquely

  • As I entered the conference room, armed with my trusty red leather notebook and pen, I was greeted by a sea of laptop screens and handheld mobiles blinking away, and a steady clickity-clack of fingers flying over keyboards like hummingbird wings.

    Kari Henley: Mommy Bloggers Are Going to Rule the World

  • As I entered the conference room, armed with my trusty red leather notebook and pen, I was greeted by a sea of laptop screens and handheld mobiles blinking away, and a steady clickity-clack of fingers flying over keyboards like hummingbird wings.

    Kari Henley: Mommy Bloggers Are Going to Rule the World

  • I remember having to scramble to gather up more reading material for the next phase of the journey, the New York, to Albany, to Buffalo leg, and its twelve interminable hours of clickity clack.

    Matthew Yglesias » The Sweet Spot

  • As I entered the conference room, armed with my trusty red leather notebook and pen, I was greeted by a sea of laptop screens and handheld mobiles blinking away, and a steady clickity-clack of fingers flying over keyboards like hummingbird wings.

    Kari Henley: Mommy Bloggers Are Going to Rule the World

  • As I entered the conference room, armed with my trusty red leather notebook and pen, I was greeted by a sea of laptop screens and handheld mobiles blinking away, and a steady clickity-clack of fingers flying over keyboards like hummingbird wings.

    Kari Henley: Mommy Bloggers Are Going to Rule the World

  • M. I.A.'s new album opens with the familiar clickity-clickity of fingertips keystroking a laptop.

    Album review: M.I.A.'s 'Maya,' missing in action

  • In Africa, zebras and wildebeests struggle to escape chomping crocodile jaws in slow motion, while on "a tiny island in the Indian Ocean," giant red crabs "the size of dinner plates" are speeded up as they make their funny, clickity ways to the sea, there to reproduce before retreating to land again.

    TV preview of 'Great Migrations' on National Geographic Channel

  • Are there even any definitions of the term that might at least give me a starting point of sorts? clickity

    What is transfeminism?

  • M. I.A.'s new album opens with the familiar clickity-clickity of fingertips keystroking a laptop.

    Album review: M.I.A., "/\/\ /\ Y /\"

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