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Example sentences for leaky
Anyone who has tried to replace a punctured tire or fix a leaky faucet knows the importance of having the right tool for the job.
But it's nothing compared to the sight of a leaky stove turning into a bonfire inside my tent.
It is senseless to embark on promising new initiatives with a leaky roof.
Note that the plumbing system is leaky too, so you have water dripping here and there as well as unsheathed electric wires.
The leaky house was not repaired while the sun shone, for then the rain did not come through.
The pressure in the well, an indication of how leaky it is, has not reached the levels that officials had hoped for.
The first sign of trouble was a leaky spot in the hallway roof.
Fix drips and leaks yourself, or call a plumber to replace leaky faucets, broken washer valves or leaky pipes.
Replace leaky pipes and dripping faucets, and caulk windows that let water in.
Accordingly, even a building at code today can still use energy in excess of its leaky, poorly insulated predecessors.
If they find a leaky faucet, show them how to fix it.
The older the city, the more likely it will have an old, leaky distribution system that might add contaminants.
For instance: cranking out full-body dance routines, or using your arms, legs and head to plug holes in a leaky submarine.
That's how the local government monitors traffic, chases down leaky water mains, and keeps tourists on the straight and narrow.
Ineffective equipment, malfunctioning measuring apparatuses, and leaky parts were said to be regularly overlooked or ignored.
Fixing leaky faucets and toilets is a quick and easy way to conserve water.
Bacteria released during these treatments can enter the bloodstream and infect a leaky valve.
For some unlucky folks, enough gas simply seeps through the ground from a leaky natural reservoir.
The unpredictable drip from a leaky faucet can drive almost anyone mad.
The authors concluded the methane was probably coming from leaky well pipes, which would mean an easy fix.
And if an irrigation system has leaky valves, high-end controllers may not help much.
Genetic trait, leaky gut, and immune response are all required for celiac.
Still, a relief well is generally considered a safe bet to stop a leaky well.
The leaky gut may be caused by diet such as gluten and dairy.
However, leaky gut syndrome is not widely accepted by the medical community.
It was the stars that first helped sailors navigate as they ventured out at night in the world's earliest leaky boats.
Already there are reports of workers slopping about in radioactive water wearing leaky boots.
Many blame the water companies for not fixing leaky pipes.
There will be dew-catchers, rainwater harvesting and electronic sensors to raise the alarm in case of leaky pipes.
It is unclear whether a leaky skin barrier is always the initial culprit.
Then he places mouthpiece to lip and, if the instrument is not too leaky, ripples out a modernist roulade.
Besides fixing the occasional leaky pipe, a blowtorch can be used for many things in the kitchen.
Fix a leaky faucet or organize something that's been slowing you down.
Most of us, upon finding ourselves in a leaky rowboat, would try to plug the leak.
At a leaky wall, kids can keep the water circulating by covering holes in squirting and spurting pipes with their hands.
Others are gas stations with leaky underground tanks.
Most leaky showerheads can be fixed by ensuring a tight connection using pipe tape and a wrench.
The mold grows best when there is lots of moisture from a leaky roof, high humidity, or flood.