Translation of "leak" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /liːk/ us /lik/

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

vazar, escapar
The bottle had leaked and the bag was all wet.

to tell people information that is secret

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

vazamento, escape
There is a leak in the roof.

an act of telling people secret information

vazamento (de informações)

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