verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Words nearby leak
Idioms for leak
Origin of leak
OTHER WORDS FROM leakleak·er, nounleak·less, adjectivenon·leak·ing, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH leakleak leek
Examples from the Web for leaker
The NFL and the rest of us were suddenly outraged, just as the leaker must have hoped.Ray Rice Should Have Remembered His 'Kindness' Anti-Bullying Wristband|Michael Daly|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But, of course, it only took one leaker for these photos to be shared around the world.'The Fappening' and Revenge Porn Culture: Jennifer Lawrence and the Creepshot Epidemic|Amanda Marcotte|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Within hours, the leaker decided to write an op-ed to clarify his position.
On the one hand, one might say that because the leak was unlawful the leaker should not be protected.
Many foreign governments are still angry about the disclosures of NSA spying by leaker Edward Snowden.Secret State Department Letter Warned: Don’t Release CIA Torture Report|Josh Rogin|April 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for leaker
- a crack, hole, etc, that allows the accidental escape or entrance of fluid, light, etc
- such escaping or entering fluid, light, etc