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Meaning of "leakproof" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LEAKPROOF

leakproof  [ˈliːkpruːf] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LEAKPROOF

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Leakproof is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES LEAKPROOF MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of leakproof in the English dictionary

The definition of leakproof in the dictionary is not allowing the escape or entry of liquid or gas.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LEAKPROOF


acid-proof
ˈæsɪdˌpruːf
bulletproof
ˈbʊlɪtˌpruːf
childproof
ˈtʃaɪldpruːf
dustproof
ˈdʌstpruːf
fireproof
ˈfaɪəˌpruːf
flameproof
ˈfleɪmˌpruːf
foolproof
ˈfuːlˌpruːf
greaseproof
ˈɡriːsˌpruːf
heatproof
ˈhiːtpruːf
idiot-proof
ˈɪdɪətˌpruːf
mothproof
ˈmɒθˌpruːf
proof
pruːf
shatterproof
ˈʃætəˌpruːf
shockproof
ˈʃɒkˌpruːf
skidproof
ˈskɪdˌpruːf
soundproof
ˈsaʊndˌpruːf
splashproof
ˈsplæʃˌpruːf
waterproof
ˈwɔːtəˌpruːf
weatherproof
ˈwɛðəˌpruːf
windproof
ˈwɪndpruːf

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LEAKPROOF

leak
leakage
leaked
leaker
Leakey
leakier
leakiest
leakily
leakiness
leakless
leaky
leal
leally
lealty
leam
Leamington Spa
lean
lean manufacturing
lean on
lean over backwards

WORDS THAT END LIKE LEAKPROOF

age-proof
airproof
burden of proof
burglar-proof
burglarproof
crushproof
damp-proof
disproof
future-proof
living proof
oilproof
ovenproof
overproof
rainproof
roof
showerproof
stormproof
sunproof
tamper-proof
wearproof
wetproof

Synonyms and antonyms of leakproof in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «leakproof» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LEAKPROOF

Find out the translation of leakproof to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of leakproof from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «leakproof» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

防漏
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

a prueba de filtración
570 millions of speakers

English

leakproof
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

leakproof
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مانعة للتسرب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

защита от утечек
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

à prova de fugas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ছিদ্র নিরোধক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

étanche
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

bukti bocor
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

dicht
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

漏れない
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

누액 방지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Leakproof
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

leakproof
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கசிவடையாத
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लीकप्रुफ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sızdırmaz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tenuta
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

szczelne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

захист від витоків
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

etanș
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

στεγανό
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

leakproof
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

läckagesäkert
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lekkasjesikker
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of leakproof

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LEAKPROOF»

The term «leakproof» is normally little used and occupies the 113.851 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LEAKPROOF» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «leakproof» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «leakproof» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about leakproof

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LEAKPROOF»

Discover the use of leakproof in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to leakproof and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America
(b) It is further argued in opposition to the adoption of the rule that any prohibition of "leakproof representations will remove the incentive of industry members to develop a genuinely leakproof dry cell battery. This argument is also rejected.
‎1984
2
Leakproof gas tank will reduce hazard of fire in combat flying
TWO .45-CaMber bulletS smack into leakproof gas tank. The metal at the point where 6rst bullet is hitting can he seen momentarily brought to white heat. Photographer Mili's 100,- OOOth-of-a-second exposure is fast enough to catch the heat ...
3
L.S.A., List of C.F.R. Sections Affected
Closures for openings in the bodies and heads of drums must be so designed and applied that they will remain secure and leakproof under normal conditions of transport. Closure flanges may be welded in place so that the weld provides a  ...
‎2003
4
ADR, Applicable As from 1 January 2011: European Agreement ...
Closures for openings in the bodies and heads of drums shall be so designed and applied that they will remain secure and leakproof under normal conditions of carriage. Closure flanges shall be welded in place so that the weld provides a  ...
5
Federal Trade Commission: Law, Practice and Procedure
[4] — Deception Regarding "Leakproof" Dry Cell Batteries [repealed] In 1964, the FTC determined that manufacturers of dry cell batteries had not developed a battery that could truthfully be described as leakproof. Thus, a trade regulation rule ...
‎2014
6
41 CFR Public Contracts and Property Management: Chapter 101
Closures for openings in the bodies and heads of drums must be so designed and applied that they will remain secure and leakproof under normal conditions of transport. Closure flanges may be mechanically seamed or welded in place.
Office of The Federal Register, 2013
7
Transportation, Parts 100 to 185
Closures for openings in the bodies and heads of drums must be so designed and applied that they will remain secure and leakproof under normal conditions of transport. Closure flanges may be welded in place so that the weld provides a  ...
Office of the Federal Register (U S ), 2011
8
Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods: Model ...
Closures for openings in the bodies and heads of drums shall be so designed and applied that they will remain secure and leakproof under normal conditions of transport. Closure flanges may be mechanically seamed or welded in place.
‎2007
9
Renovating a Bathroom
Installing. a. Leakproof. Shower. Pan. BY TOM MEEHAN In the past 10 years, I have installed well over a thousand shower pans. Of all those pans, only two have leaked. One pan belonged to my father-in-law, and the other belonged to my ...
‎2003
10
Tiling: Planning, Layout and Installation
Installing. a. Leakproof. Shower. Pan. BY TOM MEEHAN In the past 10 years, I have installed well over a thousand shower pans. Of all those pans, only two have leaked. One pan belonged to my father-in-law, and the other belonged to my ...
Fine Homebuilding Magazine, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LEAKPROOF»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term leakproof is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Baby goods groups take fertility punt on Abenomics - FT.com
They have come from South Korea with high-elasticity, ventilated play mats, from Norway with leakproof sipping cups, from France with canvas ... «Financial Times, Jul 15»
2
Baby goods groups take fertility punt on Abenomics
They have come from South Korea with high-elasticity, ventilated play-mats, from Norway with leakproof sipping cups, from France with canvas ... «Financial Times, Jul 15»
3
Your Business Minute: Things are brewing at DavidsTea
... fitted with a fine, stainless steel infuser and lid, and the Carry Travel Mug, a modern, leakproof travel mug that keeps tea hot for hours. «The Times Herald, Jul 15»
4
Lifemark Labs Adds Bento Lunch Box To Its Product Portfolio
Lifemark Labs considers their product to be the best leakproof bento box on the market. They added the outer edges and sections between compartments are ... «Digital Journal, Jul 15»
5
Blog: Thinx for the ladies
Some ladies love them, others describe them as ill-fitting and not leakproof. They range in price from $24-$36 which isn't cheap for a single pair ... «Colorado Springs Gazette, Jun 15»
6
New Forming Machine for the Construction Site
In combination with a soft seal and function nuts, this results in extremely leakproof and process-reliable tube connections. The solution is ideal ... «MarineLink, Jun 15»
7
A spill here, a spill there, not a problem
A new collection of carpeting that is waterproof and leakproof. It has a commercial-grade backing that provides a moisture-resistant barrier so ... «WOODTV.com, Jun 15»
8
Say goodbye to hot dogs with these three delicious camping recipes
Make the chimichurri at home and pack about half of it in a leakproof plastic container (save the rest for when you get back); freeze the vacio the ... «The Globe and Mail, Jun 15»
9
Tupperware nearly failed — until one woman turned it into party
But the bowl's real innovation was its airtight, leakproof seal, which Tupper patented. By lifting a corner of the lid to release air, then closing the ... «Mashable, Jun 15»
10
New options for spill-resistant cups
The downside is they're not leakproof, so if a cup gets tipped or thrown on the ground, there will be a little spillage. The Munchkin Miracle 360 ... «Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jun 15»

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