Translation of "leak" - English-Italian dictionary

leak

verb uk /liːk/ us /lik/

If a container leaks, it allows liquid or gas to come out when it should not.

perdere, colare
The bottle had leaked and the bag was all wet. La bottiglia aveva versato e la borsa era tutta bagnata.

to tell people information that is secret

far trapelare, rivelare
Details of the report had been leaked to the press. Dettagli del rapporto erano trapelati alla stampa.
noun uk /liːk/ us /lik/

a hole in something that a liquid or gas comes out of

perdita
There is a leak in the roof. C’è una perdita nel tetto.

an act of telling people secret information

fuga di notizie

(Translation of “leak” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)