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English Definitionto leak (usually secret information)
Simplified Script外泄
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄨㄞˋ ㄒㄧㄝˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)ngoi6sit3
Word Decomposition
wàioutside; in addition; foreign; external
xièto leak (of water or gas); to drip; to drain; to discharge; to leak out; to divulge (secrets); to give vent (to anger, spite etc); to disperse; to reduce

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
外语wàiyǔforeign language
外国wàiguóforeign (country)
外边wàibianoutside; outer surface; abroad; place other than one's home
外交wàijiāodiplomacy; diplomatic; foreign affairs
外地wàidìparts of the country other than where one is
Words With Same Tail Word    
倾泄qīngxièto cascade down; to flow in torrents; (fig.) outpouring (of emotions)
排泄páixièto drain (factory waste etc); to excrete (urine, sweat etc)
春光乍泄chūnguāng zhà xièspring sunshine emerges to bring the world alive (idiom); to give a glimpse of something intimate (e.g. one's underwear)
资料外泄zīliào wàixièinformation leak
促盐排泄cù yán páixièsaluresis
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