• Leak Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Leaky.
  2. (v.) A crack, crevice, fissure, or hole which admits water or other fluid, or lets it escape; as, a leak in a roof; a leak in a boat; a leak in a gas pipe.
  3. (v.) The entrance or escape of a fluid through a crack, fissure, or other aperture; as, the leak gained on the ships pumps.
  4. (n.) To let water or other fluid in or out through a hole, crevice, etc.; as, the cask leaks; the roof leaks; the boat leaks.
  5. (n.) To enter or escape, as a fluid, through a hole, crevice, etc. ; to pass gradually into, or out of, something; -- usually with in or out.
  6. (n.) A loss of electricity through imperfect insulation; also, the point at which such loss occurs.

Escape, Leakage, Outflow, Wetting,

• Leaky Definition & Synonyms

  1. (superl.) Permitting water or other fluid to leak in or out; as, a leaky roof or cask.
  2. (superl.) Apt to disclose secrets; tattling; not close.

Leaking, Talebearing, Tattling,

• Leakiness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The quality of being leaky.