Seep through - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
seep through (something)
To soak or permeate completely through something, reaching or escaping through the other side. There must be a leak in one of the pipes, because water has started seeping through the walls. The coffee I spilled in my bag seeped through every single one of my books.
seep through something
[for a fluid] to permeate something and escape. The oil seeped through the gasket onto the ground. Some water seeped through the ceiling, ruining our carpet as well as the ceiling.
References in periodicals archive
If bleeding continues to seep through
the bandage, remove it and reapply.
The plan was for the water to seep through
the ground - naturally filtering it - then become part of the groundwater that recharges the city's drinking water supply.
Even at low temperatures, some liquid can slowly seep through
the solid, Eicken notes.
Even an unbroken, multiacre blanket allows up to 75 percent of the fumigant to seep through
, mostly within the first 5 days after application.