Translation of "leak" - English-Spanish dictionary

leak

verb uk /liːk/

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

gotear, tener una fuga
The bottle had leaked and the bag was all wet.

to tell people information that is secret

filtrar
Details of the report had been leaked to the press.
noun uk /liːk/

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

agujero, gotera, fuga
There is a leak in the roof.

an act of telling people secret information

filtración

(Translation of “leak” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

leak

noun /liːk/

a crack or hole through which liquid or gas escapes

fuga, escape
Water was escaping through a leak in the pipe.

the passing of gas, water etc through a crack or hole

fuga, escape
a gas leak.

a giving away of secret information

filtración
a leak of Government plans.
leakage /-kidʒ/ noun

(an act of) leaking

fuga, escape
Leakages in several water-mains had been reported
a leakage of information.
leaky adjective

agujereado
a leaky bucket
a leaky boat.

(Translation of “leak” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)