leak_out has definitions from the field of news
[ verb ] (news) be leaked




"The news leaked out despite his secrecy"

Used in print

(James Boylan, "Mutinity"...)

When the Half_Moon put in at Dartmouth , England , in the fall of 1609 , word of Hudson 's findings leaked_out , and English interest in him revived .

(Gene Caesar, Rifle for Rent....)

Rumors of the offer Tom_Horn had made at the Stockgrowers'_Association meeting had leaked_out by then , and as a grand_jury investigation of the murder got underway , the prosecuting_attorney , a Colonel_Baird , ordered that the tall stock detective be summoned for questioning .

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