(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"
handle of a bucket
empty a vessel, usually of liquid
- "With much labor I bailed the water out of her and got her afloat."
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."
- ställa i borgen [ juridik ]