Definition of klick in English:


Syllabification: klick
Pronunciation: /klik
(also click)


  • A kilometer: about 200 klicks northwest of Moscow
    More example sentences
    • James provided Roger with cover, excluding all enemy fighters within three klicks.
    • When he was one klick away, a message came through.
    • By the odometer it's about 1.5 kilometres, or half a klick shorter than the other route, which ends up in the same place, but approaches it from the north.


mid 20th century: of unknown origin; the term was originally used in the Vietnam War.

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