Definitions For Leach


  • The process of leaching
  • To remove (a chemical, a metal, etc.) from a substance by the action of a liquid passing through the substance : to release (a chemical, a metal, etc.) when a liquid passes through
  • To be removed from a substance by a liquid passing through the substance


  • Remove substances from by a percolating liquid
  • Permeate or penetrate gradually
  • Cause (a liquid) to leach or percolate

Is Leach a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Leach is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Leach in a Sentence

  • Even a small amount of rain can leach the toxic material from the soil.
  • Certain kinds of treated wood can leach chemicals into the soil.
  • The chemical eventually leaches away from the soil.

Synonyms for Leach

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