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Sentence with the equality degree of the adjective Leaky

1 example:

The video game industry is about as leaky as it comes, but someone out there has surely managed to keep something hidden, and there is no surprise I'd rather see this show than Red Dead Redemption 2.
(Forbes - Technology, )


1 example:

Buy the latest electronic gizmo du jour, or use that money to fix a leaky roof?
(Science Daily - News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

Tom fixed the leaky faucet.

You need to do something about the leaky faucet.

While Tom is here, you might want to have him fix your leaky faucet.

Methinks I am like a man, who having struck on many shoals, and having narrowly escap'd shipwreck in passing a small frith, has yet the temerity to put out to sea in the same leaky weather-beaten vessel, and even carries his ambition so far as to think of compassing the globe under these disadvantageous circumstances.

Thousands of Britons have leaky heart valves.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Donald Trump has been plagued with a leaky White House.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

This week, leaky heart valves and dis-coloured tongues.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

And Damien Hirst's formaldehyde sculptures may be leaky.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Patching the holes in a leaky conversion funnel is no easy task.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

There were reports of leaky roofs, faulty wiring and stolen beds.
(Daily Mail - News, )

It could see an end to the 'leaky' headphones that let out loud music.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

But corrosion, leaky decks and marine growth on its hull are eroding it.
(Cassie Williams in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Always pack a flat rubber water-stopper for leaky bathtub and sink drains.
(Los Angeles Times in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

A leaky roof forced the postponement of Wednesday’s Pacers-Pelicans game.
(USA TODAY Network in USA Today - NBA, )

Snowden files show U.S., British agencies snare personal details from 'leaky' apps.
(USA Today - Tech, )

NASA has put its next Mars mission on hold indefinitely because of a leaky instrument.
(CNN - Technology, )

What looks like good work could simply be a rising economy lifting even the leaky boats.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

It combines energy and attitude with a leaky and ultimately very unsatisfying storyline.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

After early efforts to plug a leaky well failed, officials see a relief well as the solution.
(The New York Times - Business, )

The manhunt is on for a quartet of escapees who fled a Tennessee jail through a leaky toilet.
(Fox News - U.S., )

On Friday morning, I boarded a leaky oyster boat in Connecticut with a captain who can't swim.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A gastro-intestinal expert suggests that the culprit may, in some cases, be 'leaky gut' syndrome.
(Science Daily - News, )

The NSA and its British counterpart collect personal data from 'leaky' mobile apps documents show.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Disposable coffee cups don't do the environment any good, but the reusable kind are bulky and leaky.
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Labour MP Austin Mitchell recovers in hospital after undergoing surgery to repair a leaky heart valve.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Researchers from Duke University that contamination was not down to fracking but leaky drilling wells.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Many of the residents in this estate are living in homes blighted with mouldy floors and leaky windows.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Many residents in this new estate are living in homes already blighted with mouldy floors and leaky windows.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Visitors to Gloucestershire Cathedral are being invited to buy and sign tiles to help re-build its leaky roof.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Sportsmail’s SIMON JONES looks at 10 possible options for Rodgers to consider to shore-up his leaky defence.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Here, Sportsmail looks at the targets they could sign to reinforce their leaky rearguard during the January window.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Potent in attack but still leaky at the back - England's flaws remain despite their improvements says Phil McNulty.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Kim Vallis, from Gloucestershire, had suffered a leaky bladder since the birth of her son, Haydon, six years earlier.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

A commonly promoted exercise purported to help a woman control a leaky bladder probably isn't effective, experts say.
(UPI - Health News, )

But his return underlines that the AMT isn’t a solution to a leaky tax code, it is a symptom of a deeply flawed law.
(Howard Gleckman, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

Sending kids off to school with a leaky lunchbox often means food comes home half eaten, or worse completely untouched.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Forget the green pool and the leaky bathrooms in the athletes' village, Rio has delivered where it matters -- the action.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Pittsburgh Steelers president Art Rooney II told fans that the team needs to improve upon a leaky run defense next season.
(UPI - Sports News, )

In many companies as supply chain leaders are asked to cut costs, they are trying to steer a leaky boat in changing markets.
(Lora Cecere, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

NASA is calling off its next mission to Mars because there isn't enough time to fix a leaky seal on a key science instrument.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

For every one of the Clippers, their -106 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night was about the team's leaky defense.
(Broderick Turner in Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

The Cardioband serves as an innovative and low-impact method of repairing leaky mitral valves in the left atrium of the heart.
(Science Daily - News, )

Pep Guardiola insists Manchester City's attackers should shoulder the blame for their turbulent run — not his leaky defence.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

An India train driver came up with an elegant solution to the leaky vehicle dripping water on his head -- holding an umbrella.
(UPI - Odd News, )

The leaky, smoky garret of painter and sculptor Amedeo Modigliani has been recreated in virtual reality for a major exhibition.
(ZDNet UK, )

Eurogamer managed to grab a capture of the leaky screenshot before Microsoft took it offline, but it certainly stands to reason.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The fact that all three summer signings for Spurs have been defenders shows the emphasis being placed on the leaky Spurs defense.
(Forbes - Business, )

A team of heart surgeons and cardiologists used new catheter technology to repair a leaky tricuspid valve for the very first time.
(Science Daily - News, )

Some expect that the house will end up collapsing into the cavern caused by a leaky sewer line eroding a cavern 55 feet underground.
(Robert Allen and Emma Ockerman, Detroit Free Press in USA Today - National, )

A study by engineers at Sheffield University has found that leaky pipes could be sucking in dirty water and affecting drinking supplies.
(BBC News - Health, )

N.Y.C.F.C. will try to improve a leaky defense and integrate some new players when it takes on Toronto F.C. on Sunday in its home opener.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

A mysterious crater discovered in East Antarctica likely formed beneath a leaky meltwater lake, rather than because of a meteorite impact.
(NBC News Science, )

Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce says sorting out the team's leaky defence will be his priority on his return to Premier League football.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

The first light in the Universe may have been released by a "leaky" galaxy, according to a new study of active, young collections of stars.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Brisbane Roar coach Frans Thijssen is sweating on his side's suddenly leaky defence ahead of Wednesday's ACL showdown with Suwon Bluewings.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

The 'virtual gas field simulator' calculates the economic costs of different technologies for plugging and repairing leaky natural gas wells.
(Science Daily - News, )

New diversity report from Kapor Center details barriers to women and minorities in tech and ways the industry could patch a "leaky" pipeline.
(USA TODAY in USA Today - Money, )

A New Zealander was one of a four-man crew rescued from a leaky row boat in the Pacific Ocean in dramatic circumstances by the US Coast Guard.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Ford is recalling 452,000 Fusion and Mercury Milan vehicles in North America, including 33,600 in Canada because of potentially leaky gas tanks.
(CBC News in CBC News - Business, )

Motorists driving behind a leaky bee truck on a stretch of Florida interstate had to roll up their windows to keep the insects out of their cars.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Manchester United legend Paul McGrath has offered to help Louis van Gaal plug his leaky defence after another calamitous display on Monday night.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Lightning quickly fall behind -0 against Capitals in Game 1 because of leaky defense and goaltending, disengaged offense and a bad turn of events.
(USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - NHL, )

The next time you need a room painted, a leaky sink fixed or a TV mounted, you may be able to just add it to your Amazon shopping cart with a click.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Meanwhile, the NSA can tap "leaky" apps to determine a person's age and location, and in some cases even their sexual orientation and political views.
(ZDNet US, )

Shoddy defense, a leaky bullpen and struggles in close games left the Oakland Athletics with the worst record in the American League at the All-Star break.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

Sometimes the notes on a home inspection report are minor (like a blown-out light bulb), while others are major (such as a bad foundation or a leaky roof).
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Researchers suggested that the reduction was largely a result of equipment upgrades, including replacement of leaky old cast-iron or unprotected steel pipe.
(The New York Times - Science, )

The retina can be bombarded by reactive oxygen species in diabetes, prompting events that destroy healthy blood vessels, form leaky new ones and ruin vision.
(Science Daily - News, )

The new business will be called Dixons Carphone, with 43,000 staff across Europe and aims to fix everything from a leaky dishwasher to a broken mobile phone.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Now, a new twist has been added by exploiting their leaky mode to effectively trap and dissipate incident electromagnetic energy over a broad frequency band.
(Nature Photonics, )

Our leaky tent packed in the back of the Ford Zephyr, we’d head for the dawn Newhaven-Dieppe ferry and putter south, stealing grapes from French vineyards.
(The Independent - World News, )

Spontaneous formation of defects in the walls of leaky tumour blood vessels may explain the increased accumulation of large nanoparticles in certain tumours.
(Nature Nanotechnology, )

You may be wondering what your furniture would look like there, whether the leaky faucet will be fixed before you move in, and how loud the neighbors will be.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

California is launching a website that lets residents tattle on water wasters, from neighbors with leaky sprinklers to waiters who serve water without asking.
(Fox News - U.S., )

We watch the harrowing images of crammed, leaky boats and conclude desperation must be the only reason people would venture something so illegal and dangerous.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

There is no scientific evidence that a workout widely marketed to manage the symptoms of a leaky bladder and/or womb prolapse actually works, conclude experts.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers from University College London believe life’s Last Universal Common Ancestor (LUCA) had a leaky membrane that harnessed energy, causing it to grow.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A Victoria Realtor who helped a mentally ill client buy a leaky condo listed by his son is facing a five-year licence cancellation by B.C.'s real estate council.
(Jason Proctor in CBC News - Business, )

Nicola Cortese is wrestling with the fall-out of eight defeats in 10 games, an under-fire manager, a leaky defence and rumbling discontent eating away at the club.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

With a leaky roof and loud wallpaper, a house in Barnes was an affordable option for a London couple who braved a 14-month renovation to create a contemporary home.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Sting is hoping his star power can plug up a leaky ship.The singer-songwriter will play the role of an inspirational foreman onstage in "The Last Ship" starting Dec.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

A new, interactive graphic from Amrita Nutrition has broken down the minute-by-minute effects that sugar has on your body from causing a leaky gut to brain inflammation.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Findings suggest for the first time that life's Last Universal Common Ancestor (LUCA) had a 'leaky' membrane, which helps scientists answer two of biology's biggest questions.
(Science Daily - News, )

A Wall Street Journal analysis found problems in the loosely regulated private industry, including dirty storage conditions, leaky blood samples and firms going out of business.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The leaky space suit worn by US astronaut Tim Kopra, which led to Tim Peake's first spacewalk being cut short, is the same one which caused a life-threatening situation in 2013.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Imbalances in the gut microbes in older mice cause the intestines to become leaky, allowing the release of bacterial products that trigger inflammation and impair immune function.
(Science Daily - News, )

When Japan opened its first Shinkansen (bullet train) line half a century ago, London St Pancras was filthy, damp and still host to British Rail's last leaky, grimy steam locomotives.
(The Independent - Travel, )

On Saturday afternoon, NASA astronauts Chris Cassidy and Tom Marshburn successfully completed a spacewalk to repair a leaky component on the outside of the International Space Station.
(Forbes - Technology, )

You have a robust cloud use profile, but some of your staff either didn't get the memo or don't care – they're using 'leaky' cloud products without your knowledge and with your data.
(ZDNet Australia, )

The run down property in central London, boasts just 1,484sqft of space, with the ground floor made up of a garage and the second floor fitted with dated electrics and a leaky ceiling.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A leaky roof in the Commons’ £235m Portcullis House complex, where MPs sip lattes, has prompted Mr Bercow to spend £200,000 of taxpayers’ money to find out the cause of the drips.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Alan Shearer and Martin Keown are the latest pundits to slam Arsenal's leaky defence after their -1 defeat to Swansea on Sunday, asking more of experienced centre-half Per Mertesacker.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Architects and engineers selected to help rescue and restore the Houses of Parliament stand to earn nearly £30m a year before a decaying limestone brick or leaky roof is even replaced.
(The Independent - Business, )

Kiplin Gayle injured his back and elbow after skidding on 'brown, slippery, fatty effluent' dripping out of several leaky ovens in the kitchen of the House of Commons' Terrace Cafeteria.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Jennie Keefe, 63, an accountant and tax adviser from Tadworth, Surrey, discovered she had a leaky heart valve, leaving her constantly exhausted and breathless, with regular heart palpitations.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Blocked toilets, leaky pipes and exposed wires ... just a few of the reasons Australia's Olympic delegation says it has refused to move into the athletes village, now open to arriving Olympians.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Police officers patrolling a motorway between Stoke-on-Trent and Crewe pulled the replica Delorean time machine over on suspicion of having a 'leaky flux capacitor' while travelling along the A500.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Recently uncovered PowerPoint slides used by the National Security Agency and its British equivalent indicate that the spy agencies have been intercepting personal data sent by "leaky" smartphone apps.
(NBC News, )

The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation used a leaky Captcha prompt to take down the servers of the Silk Road anonymous marketplace, according to claims in court documents filed late last week.
(ZDNet Australia, )

Tweak one aspect to make a device smaller or less leaky, for example, and something else might change in an undesirable way, so that engineers play a game of balancing one characteristic against another.
(Science Daily - News, )

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