leakproof


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leak·proof

 (lēk′pro͞of′)
adj.
Impervious or resistant to leaks or leakage.

leakproof

(ˈliːkpruːf)
adj
not allowing the escape or entry of liquid or gas

leak•proof

(ˈlikˌpruf)

adj.
designed to prevent leaking.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.leakproof - not subject to leaks
tight - of such close construction as to be impermeable; "a tight roof"; "warm in our tight little house"
Translations

leakproof

[ˈliːkpruːf] ADJ [container] → hermético; [nappy, pants] → impermeable

leakproof

adjdicht, lecksicher (spec); we’ll have to make the department leakproof (fig)wir müssen undichte Stellen in der Abteilung beseitigen
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