leaky Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “leaky” - Learner’s Dictionary

leaky

adjective
 
 
/ˈliːki/ informal
Something that is leaky has a hole in it and liquid or gas can get through: a leaky boat/roofMovement of liquids
Translations of “leaky”
in Korean 새는…
in Arabic مَثْقوب…
in Portuguese mal vedado…
in Catalan que perd líquid o gas…
in Japanese (水)漏れする…
in Italian che perde, che fa acqua…
in Chinese (Traditional) 漏的,洩漏的…
in Russian протекающий, дырявый…
in Turkish sızdıran, kaçıran, delik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 漏的,泄漏的…
in Polish przeciekający, cieknący…
(Definition of leaky from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

forage

to go from place to place searching, especially for food

Word of the Day

Meerkat meme
Meerkat meme
by Colin McIntosh,
September 03, 2015
Meerkats are not new to popular culture (they appear in the folk tales of the San people of the Kalahari), but their arrival in the public’s consciousness, at least in the UK and the US, is a relatively recent phenomenon. Meerkats are small, sociable Southern African mammals that live in large family

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More