Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that clicks, as:
  • n. A remote control, as for a television or VCR.
  • n. A computer mouse.
  • n. A mechanical counter.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The remote-control device used to change settings on a television set, VCR, or other electronic equipment.
  • n. A person who cuts out the uppers of shoes from pieces of leather using a flexible knife that clicks as it changes direction.
  • n. A machine that cuts materials using a steel rule die. The name comes from the sound (click) when the material is cut. May be hand, pneumatic, or hydraulic powered.
  • n. A signalling device used by military forces. Pressed between thumb and fingers, it makes a small but distinctive click understood by other members of a unit.
  • n. A small mechanical device that produces a clicking sound, used in dog training.
  • n. Someone who clicks, for example on internet hyperlinks.
  • n. One who stands before a shop door to invite people to buy.
  • n. One who has charge of the work of a companionship.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who stands before a shop door to invite people to buy.
  • n. One who as has charge of the work of a companionship.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as click, 3.
  • n. A person employed by a shopkeeper to stand at the door and solicit custom.
  • n. In shoemaking, one who cuts out leather for the uppers and soles of boots and shoes.
  • n. In printing, as formerly and still sometimes conducted, the compositor who receives the copy of a work and distributes it among the other compositors, makes up the pages, and sets up head-lines, etc.; the leader of a companionship of typesetters.

Etymologies

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click +‎ -er

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