Definition of leaks

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • leaks is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 9
  • leaks is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 9
  • leaks is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 10

Definition of leaks


  • unauthorized (especially deliberate) disclosure of confidential information (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. news leak
  • the discharge of a fluid from some container (noun)

    Examples

    1. he had to clean up the leak

    Synonyms

    1. escape
    2. leakage
    3. outflow
  • be leaked (verb)

    Examples

    1. The news leaked out despite his secrecy

    Synonyms

    1. leak out
  • a euphemism for urination (noun)

    Examples

    1. he had to take a leak

    Synonyms

    1. making water
    2. passing water
    3. wetting
  • an accidental hole that allows something (fluid or light etc.) to enter or escape (noun)

    Examples

    1. one of the tires developed a leak
  • enter or escape as through a hole or crack or fissure (verb)

    Examples

    1. Water leaked out of the can into the backpack
    2. Gas leaked into the basement
  • have an opening that allows light or substances to enter or go out (verb)

    Examples

    1. The container leaked gasoline
    2. the roof leaks badly
  • soft watery rot in fruits and vegetables caused by fungi (noun)
  • tell anonymously (verb)

    Examples

    1. The news were leaked to the paper

See definition of leaks in Merriam Webster

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