Translation of "leak" - English-Korean dictionary

leak

verb uk /liːk/ us /lik/

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

새다
The bottle had leaked and the bag was all wet.

to tell people information that is secret

(정보가)새다
Details of the report had been leaked to the press.
noun uk /liːk/ us /lik/

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

새는 구멍
There is a leak in the roof.

an act of telling people secret information

유출

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