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Synonyms for bail

scoop

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bail out

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bail something or someone out

Synonyms for bail

money supplied for the temporary release of an arrested person that guarantees appearance of that person for trial

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one who posts bond

to take a substance, as liquid, from a container by plunging the hand or a utensil into it

bail out: to catapult oneself from a disabled aircraft

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Synonyms for bail

(criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial

the legal system that allows an accused person to be temporarily released from custody (usually on condition that a sum of money guarantees their appearance at trial)

release after a security has been paid

deliver something in trust to somebody for a special purpose and for a limited period

secure the release of (someone) by providing security

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empty (a vessel) by bailing

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remove (water) from a vessel with a container

References in periodicals archive ?
Spanish police yesterday said a man had been arrested in Holland who is also alleged to have skipped bail.
FROM PAGE 9: HUNT FOR ATTACK BROTHERS:Two brothers who skipped bail, leaving their father to be sentenced alone for a violent attack, are wanted by police.
Mark Lilley, who went on the run in 2000 when he skipped bail during a trial, was flown back to Britain from Spain yesterday and taken to high security Belmarsh prison.
Bit-part TV actor Barker, of no fixed address, skipped bail and vanished for eight years after being arrested in a raid on his former home in Ealing, West London, in 2003.
I AM amazed by how many offenders have skipped bail and are free to carry on their filthy crimes.
The victim of Anthony Curran, from Wythenshawe, agreed to make the appeal in a bid to help police trace his tormentor who had skipped bail and disappeared.
Butler, 39, will play a bounty hunter tracking his ex-wife - Aniston - who has skipped bail.
Michael Takoulas, 53, who skipped bail after appearing in Lerwick Sheriff Court, was jailed for two years after he admitted abusing the girls aged just 10, 11 and 12.
He skipped bail during the hearing and the trial continued in his absence.
The businessman had skipped bail in Fiji, where he faced fraud charges, and sailed to Vanuatu.
An aristocrat was being sought by police last night after he skipped bail on a dangerous driving charge.
People who have skipped bail have been sent letters warning them they will be arrested.
He said people who have skipped bail should hand themselves in before the police come to get them.
Luster skipped bail in January shortly before being convicted of drugging and raping three women in Ventura County.
A 26-year-old Merseyside man who was found to have a knife hidden in his coat pocket and later skipped bail has been jailed for three months.