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noun [uncountable] showing disapproval click bait pronunciation in American English /ˈklɪk ˌbeɪt/

or clickbait

  1. a link on a website that is designed to catch people’s attention and encourage them to read on

    This is not news, really. It’s click bait, the stuff pageviews are made of.



a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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