bail

bails

Substantiv
juridik
(criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial
  • "the judge set bail at $10,000"

Synonymer

handle of a bucket



bail

bail

bails

bailed

bailed

bailing

Verb
  • "We bailed the car out on Monday."

Synonymer

vardagligt
empty a vessel, usually of liquid
  • "With much labor I bailed the water out of her and got her afloat."

Synonymer

juridik
deliver something in trust to somebody for a special purpose and for a limited period
  • "A man charged with possessing hazardous materials has been bailed at the magistrates court."

Synonymer

vardagligt
  • "He always bails when fun stuff, or help is in order."
  • "Okay, Solo Joe, your date bailed at the last minute."