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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 ?
John Redhead, 32, faced a probable five year sentence before jumping bail in December 2001.
A double rapist who went on the run after jumping bail in the middle of his trial has been jailed for ten years at Birmingham Crown Court.
A WARWICKSHIRE man who was the brains behind a pounds 4,000-a-month drug-dealing conspiracy is finally behind bars after jumping bail and fleeing abroad.
A CARDIFF man who attempted to choke his girlfriend with the flex of a TV aerial is still on the run four months after jumping bail.
Whether he will be charged with jumping bail for leaving the Impact Residential Drug Treatment center is up to the U.
He was returned to California by the Department's Fraud Division investigators from Florida, where he had been serving time for jumping bail on an unrelated charge.
Courts in Burnet County and Bend County in Texas have issued warrants for Walker's arrest for jumping bail and promoting child pornography, Morente said.
A third man, Joseph Vincent Garrigos, aged 24 of Hampstead Road, Kensington, was also due to be sentenced but he is on the run after jumping bail.
Sentencing at the high court in Edinburgh, Lady Clark added an extra five months for jumping bail while facing trial in 1999.