What is the opposite of leak?

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Noun
Opposite of an instance of leaking
Noun
Opposite of a leakage of gas, liquid, or heat from a container
Storage of nitrogen in a wetland is only a temporary measure, whether nitrogen is assimilated into biomass or absorbed by the soil.”
Noun
Opposite of the making known of something that was previously secret or unknown
Noun
Opposite of that which is emitted or sent out
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Opposite of an aperture or opening through a surface or barrier
“He encountered a blockage in the form of large rocks at the end of the passage.”
Noun
Opposite of information of interest, usually for a given topic or subject
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Opposite of information received from other people that cannot be substantiated
“His novel is based on historical occurrences, but it blurs the line between fact and fiction.”
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Opposite of the action of flowing out
“A skin of vinyl ester resin is used on the outer layer to provide a barrier against the ingress of water.”
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Opposite of information, typically having military, political or commercial value
“Where did we get this misinformation relating to the whereabouts of our targets?”
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Opposite of the action of discharging a liquid, gas, or other substance
“A number of simple chemical concepts can be used to produce improvements in the containment of toxic materials.”
Noun
Opposite of a substance or form of radiation given off by something
Noun
Opposite of reports of recent events or facts
“Please refrain from spreading misinformation on the demonstrations outside the embassy.”
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Opposite of news or gossip that is current
“Don't give me old news! What are the current rumors?”
Noun
Opposite of a steady, continuous stream or supply of something
“As a result of the strike, there was a break in the production of European luxury cars.”
Verb
Opposite of to make known, especially confidential information and in a discrete manner
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Opposite of to cascade or issue forth from somewhere
“Each drawer will be clearly marked and will be lined with bin liners for easy disposal and to ensure that the liquid is contained.”
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Opposite of to pour from, or as from, a container, especially by accident
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Opposite of to pass through a pore, membrane or interstice
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Opposite of to discharge or secrete material from a cell, body or system
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Opposite of to leak, seep or discharge liquid or gas
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Opposite of to reveal confidential or personal information
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Opposite of to drip or dribble down vertically
“The drillers eventually figured out that the gas pressure was often the mechanism that would cause the oil to gush from the ground.”
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Opposite of to flow or move in a stream
“You can run the hairdryer over the wet patch on your dress and it should dry up pretty quick.”
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Opposite of to reveal something secret or confidential by talking carelessly
“Despite the repeated physical beating, he would remain steadfast and keep quiet.”
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(usually of a liquid) Opposite of to rise up, to spill over, or to be on the verge of spilling over
“His tears began to ebb once he had gotten over the overwhelming emotion of landing his dream job.”
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Opposite of to betray the secrets of, or to inform on someone
“The letter shows how far she is willing to defend him, despite her strong suspicions of his guilt of earlier crimes.”
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Opposite of to ooze, or pass slowly through pores or other small openings
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Opposite of to confess to be true
“He wished very much to deny the allegation, or at least to dodge the truth.”
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Opposite of to emit or give off
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Opposite of to tell, publish or report on information
“Rose refused to suppress or be quiet about her outrage.”
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Opposite of to pour, shed or fill with water or tears
“The air-conditioning would eventually dry my skin and eyes.”
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