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English Definitionto leak (information); to divulge
Simplified Script泄露
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄒㄧㄝˋ ㄌㄡˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)sit3lou6
Word Decomposition
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
lòuto show; to reveal; to betray; to expose

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
泄漏xièlòu(of a liquid or gas) to leak; to divulge (a secret); to leak
泄出xièchūto leak out; to release (liquid or gas)
泄液线xiè yèxiànseton
Words With Same Tail Word    
三点全露sān diǎn quán lòu(slang) naked; nude
天机不可泄露tiānjī bùkě xièlòulit. mysteries of heaven must not be revealed (idiom); must not be revealed; I am not at liberty to inform you.
玛丽莲·梦露mǎlì lián · mèng lòuMarilyn Monroe (1926-1962), US actress
发生严重泄露fāshēng yánzhòng xièlòuto have a serious leak
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