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Synonyms of leak in English:


  • 1 oil leaking from the tanker
    seep (out), escape, ooze (out), secrete, bleed, emanate, issue, drip, dribble, drain;
    discharge, exude
  • 2 civil servants leaked information to the press
    disclose, divulge, reveal, make public, tell, impart, pass on, relate, communicate, expose, broadcast, publish, release, let slip, bring into the open
    (leak news/information)let the cat out of the bag, spill the beans
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  • 1 check that there are no leaks in the pipe
    hole, opening, aperture, puncture, perforation, gash, slit, nick, rent, break, crack, fissure, rupture
  • 2 a gas leak
    discharge, leakage, seepage, drip, escape
  • 3 leaks to the media
    disclosure, revelation, exposé, leakage, tip-off, hot tip
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