(noun, verb)


1. the process of leaching

Similar word(s): leaching

Definition categories: process, action, activity


1. cause (a liquid) to leach or percolate

Definition categories: motion, remove, take, withdraw

2. permeate or penetrate gradually

- the fertilizer leached into the ground

Similar word(s): percolate

Definition categories: motion, dribble, filter, trickle

3. remove substances from by a percolating liquid

- leach the soil

Similar word(s): strip

Definition categories: change, remove, take, withdraw

Sentences with leach as a verb:

- Heavy rainfall can leach out minerals important for plant growth from the soil.