leaky : Definition, Usages, News and More
- a permitting the unwanted passage of fluids or gases
a leaky roof
a leaky defense system
- s used informally; unable to retain urine
- s prone to communicate confidential information
- Doctors at the Mayo Clinic first became suspicious last year, when a 41-year-old woman complaining of shortness of breath came to the Minnesota facility for repair work on a leaky .
- For $50, the plumbing inspector "fixed" the leaky pipes, and for $100, the ventilation inspector overlooked $2,000 worth of necessary duct work.
- The talk in its raucous discussion forums ranges from saving the planet to fixing a leaky faucet, and although perhaps no one has found a brain, a heart or courage on Craigslist .
News & Articles
- Flood of troubles forces arcade move from East Dundee spot
EAST DUNDEE — A perfect storm of flood waters and a leaky roof have made a victim out of a popular local business. Scott Lambert, owner of The Underground Retrocade, recently had to close his doors for good at the 1 E. Main St. location. Initially, the closing was only supposed to be temporary while repairs were made after the heavy rains in April caused a flooded basement. In anticipation of ...
June 13, 2013 - The Courier News
- Tank designer ignored at Palisades
COVERT - Repairs to a leaky water tank at the Palisades nuclear power plant have revealed the tank had not been built as designed, authorities reported.
June 13, 2013 - The Herald-Palladium
- Bayer CropScience Donates $30,000 More to Benefit Canola-Growing Communities
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- via PRWEB - Replacing a school's leaky windows, equipping firefighters with grassland fire suits, outfitting a park's playground with materials that are safer for children ...
June 12, 2013 - GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance
- Julian Bond in CBS News
They preach racial neutrality and practice racial division,Bond said Sunday night in the 95th annual convention's keynote address. "They've tried to patch the leaky economy and every other domestic problem with duct tape and plastic...
- Mayumi Wakamura in Washington Post
We've found everything from household trash to broken TV sets and other appliances,said Mayumi Wakamura, who heads periodic cleanups of the mountain. "Sometimes we find hazardous materials like leaky old car batteries."
- Stephane Dion in 940 News
We will not pass onto our children crumbling bridges, leaky water pipes and insufficient public transit,Dion said in a speech Friday to the federation's sustainable communities conference.