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leaky


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Leaky  \Leak"y\,  a.  [Compar.  {Leakier};  superl.  {Leakiest}.] 
  1.  Permitting  water  or  other  fluid  to  leak  in  or  out  as  a 
  leaky  roof  or  cask. 
 
  2.  Apt  to  disclose  secrets;  tattling;  not  close  [Colloq.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  leaky 
  adj  1:  permitting  leaks  or  leakage;  "a  leaky  roof";  "a  leaky 
  defense  system"  [ant:  {tight}] 
  2:  (of  ships  and  boats)  permitting  leakage  [syn:  {leaking}] 
  3:  permitting  liquids  to  penetrate;  "a  tarpaulin  too  leaky  to 
  be  of  much  use" 
  4:  used  informally;  unable  to  retain  urine 
  5:  prone  to  communicate  confidential  information  [syn:  {blabbermouthed}, 
  {talebearing(a)},  {tattling(a)}] 




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