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BailBail Bail, n. [F. baille a bucket, pail; cf. LL. bacula, dim.
of bacca a sort of vessel. Cf. Bac.]
A bucket or scoop used in bailing water out of a boat. [Obs.]
The bail of a canoe . . . made of a human skull.
--Capt. Cook. BailBail Bail, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bailed (?); p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To lade; to dip and throw; -- usually with out; as, to
bail water out of a boat.
Buckets . . . to bail out the water. --Capt. J.
2. To dip or lade water from; -- often with out to express
completeness; as, to bail a boat.
By the help of a small bucket and our hats we bailed
her out. --R. H. Dana,
Jr. BailBail Bail, n. [OF. bail, baille. See Bailey.]
1. (Usually pl.) A line of palisades serving as an exterior
defense. [Written also bayle.] [Obs.]
2. The outer wall of a feudal castle. Hence: The space
inclosed by it; the outer court. --Holinshed.
3. A certain limit within a forest. [Eng.]
4. A division for the stalls of an open stable.
5. (Cricket) The top or cross piece ( or either of the two
cross pieces) of the wicket. BailBail Bail, n. [OF. bail guardian, administrator, fr. L.
bajulus. See Bail to deliver.]
1. Custody; keeping. [Obs.]
Silly Faunus now within their bail. --Spenser.
(a) The person or persons who procure the release of a
prisoner from the custody of the officer, or from
imprisonment, by becoming surely for his appearance in
The bail must be real, substantial bondsmen.
A. and B. were bail to the arrest in a suit at
(b) The security given for the appearance of a prisoner in
order to obtain his release from custody of the
officer; as, the man is out on bail; to go bail for
Excessive bail ought not to be required.
Bail Bail, v.?t. [OF. bailler to give, to deliver, fr. L.
bajulare to bear a burden, keep in custody, fr. bajulus ? who
1. To deliver; to release. [Obs.]
Ne none there was to rescue her, ne none to bail.
(a) To set free, or deliver from arrest, or out of
custody, on the undertaking of some other person or
persons that he or they will be responsible for the
appearance, at a certain day and place, of the person
Note: The word is applied to the magistrate or the surety.
The magistrate bails (but admits to bail is commoner) a
man when he liberates him from arrest or imprisonment
upon bond given with sureties. The surety bails a
person when he procures his release from arrest by
giving bond for his appearance. --Blackstone.
(b) To deliver, as goods in trust, for some special object
or purpose, upon a contract, expressed or implied,
that the trust shall be faithfully executed on the
part of the bailee, or person intrusted; as, to bail
cloth to a tailor to be made into a garment; to bail
goods to a carrier. --Blackstone. Kent.
Meaning of Bail from wikipedia
is a set of pre-trial restrictions
that are imposed
on a suspect
that they comply
with the judicial
is the conditional
- A bail
or bond dealer
is any person, agency
that will act as a surety
and pledge money
- The occupation, officially known
as bail agency
enforcer, bail enforcement
agent, bail recovery
agent, or fugitive
- Senator Bail Prestor Organa
is a fictional character
in the Star Wars franchise. Mentioned
in the first
film, A New Hope, and portra**** by...
is a legal relationship
the owner transfers physical possession
of personal property
("chattel") for a time, but retains...
- Under Indian criminal
is a provision
for anti****tory bail under Section
438 of the Criminal Procedure
Code. Law Commission
- A bail
"bale") is a component
of certain types
of jewelry, mostly
necklaces, that is used to attach
or stone. The bail
fund is an organization, often
and volunteer-driven, or both, that collects money
for the purpose
of posting monetary bail
- the sport
of cricket, a bail
is one of the two smaller sticks placed
on top of the three stumps
to form a wicket. The bails
are used to determine
in the United States refers
to the practice
of releasing suspects
from custody before their
hearing, on payment