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1. bail

verb. ['ˈbeɪl'] remove (water) from a vessel with a container.

Synonyms

  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • restrained
  • dependent
  • confined
  • unfree

Etymology

  • baillier (French)
  • beyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beygla (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Bail

  • quesnell
  • deverell
  • cartmell
  • withnail
  • travail
  • tramell
  • sumrell
  • prevail
  • portell
  • parcell
  • mortell
  • mcphail
  • mcgrail
  • marcell
  • macphail
  • exhale
  • carvell
  • cardell
  • bartell
  • averell
  • avenell
  • abimael
  • verrell
  • unveil
  • today'll
  • tirrell
  • surveil
  • savell
  • revell
  • rafale

How do you pronounce bail?

Pronounce bail as beɪl.

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Sentences with bail


1. Noun, singular or mass
A bail bondsman might also be able to help you find out if someone is in custody.

2. Adjective
The exam covers legal definitions, bondsmen trade practices and other bail bond issues.

3. Verb, base form
TV manufacturers, too, have started to bail on 3D.

Quotes about bail


1. When you're in jail, a good friend will be trying to bail you out. A best friend will be in the cell next to you saying, 'Damn, that was fun'.
- Groucho Marx

2. Don't Quit ❣ Don't quit on love and it won't bail on you.
- Beryl Dov

2. bail

verb. ['ˈbeɪl'] secure the release of (someone) by providing security.

Synonyms

  • guarantee

Antonyms

  • spell
  • stuff

Etymology

  • baillier (French)
  • beyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beygla (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. bail

noun. ['ˈbeɪl'] 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).

Antonyms

  • take

Etymology

  • baillier (French)
  • beyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beygla (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. bail

verb. ['ˈbeɪl'] deliver something in trust to somebody for a special purpose and for a limited period.

Synonyms

  • fork out
  • hand over
  • render
  • deliver
  • fork up
  • turn in

Antonyms

  • obstruct
  • blame
  • restrict
  • enforce

Etymology

  • baillier (French)
  • beyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beygla (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. bail

noun. ['ˈbeɪl'] (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial.

Synonyms

  • recognizance
  • bail bond
  • bond

Antonyms

  • get up
  • turn out
  • exit
  • bound

Etymology

  • baillier (French)
  • beyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beygla (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. bail

verb. ['ˈbeɪl'] empty (a vessel) by bailing.

Antonyms

  • invest

Etymology

  • baillier (French)
  • beyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beygla (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. bail

verb. ['ˈbeɪl'] release after a security has been paid.

Synonyms

  • release
  • loose
  • unloosen
  • unloose
  • liberate

Antonyms

  • regulate
  • paid
  • lodge
  • existent

Etymology

  • baillier (French)
  • beyl (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beygla (Middle English (1100-1500))
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