verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of leach1
OTHER WORDS FROM leachleach·a·ble, adjectiveleach·a·bil·i·ty, nounleacher, nounun·leached, adjective
Definition for leach (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for leach
There’s another Britney on my mind today, too, one that is alive, one that can be saved from the leaches that are controlling and trafficking her.What to Know About Britney Spears, Her Conservatorship and the #FreeBritney Movement|Megan McCluskey|January 8, 2021|Time
Rising sea levels have elevated the water table in coastal areas, shrinking the depth of leach fields and increasing contamination.
Professor Penelope Leach told The Daily Beast it was ludicrous to monitor young children in that way.Britain May Spy on Preschoolers Searching for Potential Jihadis|Nico Hines|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The compilation also brought the Nazi-riffic Apt Pupil and leach-tastic The Body (aka Stand By Me) to the silver screen.20 Things You Didn’t Know About 'The Shawshank Redemption'|Bill Schulz|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Leach ran an ad teasing Margolies about her Clinton connection, dismissing the first family of Democratic politics as old news.What Democratic Revolt? Moderate Cruises in PA-13 Primary|David Freedlander|May 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Leach was active in several moderate groups during his 30 years in the House, losing his bid for reelection in 2006.
For Jeff Leach, the man behind it, the restaurant was an experiment.
Among the former were a species of phyllosoma, and the Alima hyalina of Leach.
As Donovan described and figured this insect many years before Dr. Leach, his name has the right of priority.
Mr. Leach, of Michigan, stated that he had paired with Mr. English, or he would have voted in the negative.A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention|Lucius Eugene Chittenden
In Calepteryx Virgo Leach, the former are of a lovely silky blue, and the latter green.
A Y-shaped partition that divides the head internally in Locusta Leach, into two chambers, an anterior and posterior.