adjective see leak II

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  • leakproof — leak proof adj. having no leaks. Syn: watertight. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • leakproof — [lēk′pro͞of΄] adj. that will not leak: said of a container, sealing device, etc …   English World dictionary

  • leakproof — /leek proohf /, adj. designed to prevent leaking: a leakproof bottle. [1925 30; LEAK + PROOF] * * * …   Universalium

  • leakproof — adjective Resistant to leaks; hermetic, sound; as of a dry cell battery. In mining work difficult laying conditions, limited space, and movements of the ground, all combine to make the installation of a leakproof main with ordinary joints a very… …   Wiktionary

  • leakproof — Synonyms and related words: airtight, ballproof, bombproof, bulletproof, burglarproof, corrosionproof, dampproof, dripproof, fire resisting, fireproof, flameproof, floodproof, foolproof, hermetic, holeproof, impervious to, moistureproof,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • leakproof — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. watertight, impervious, waterproof; see tight 2 , waterproof …   English dictionary for students

  • leakproof — adj. resistant to leakage, sealed against leaks …   English contemporary dictionary

  • leakproof — adj waterproof, wetproof, rainproof, moistureproof, floodproof, weatherproof, weather tight, stormproof; airtight, watertight, sealed, hermetic; impervious, impenetrable, nonporous, imperforate …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • leakproof — leak•proof [[t]ˈlikˌpruf[/t]] adj. cvb designed to prevent leaking …   From formal English to slang

  • leakproof — adjective not subject to leaks • Similar to: ↑tight …   Useful english dictionary

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