BAIL


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Related to BAIL: bail out, bail on someone, Bail Bonds
AcronymDefinition
BAILBoundary and Interior Layers
BAILBelize Aluminum Industries Limited
BAILBoaters' Action and Information League (Florida)
BAILBay Area Internet Literacy (California)
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Fix's blood ran cold, but he resumed his composure when he heard the judge announce that the bail required for each prisoner would be one thousand pounds.
All visitors linger pensively about it; all young people capture and carry away keepsakes and mementoes of it; all Parisian youths and maidens who are disappointed in love come there to bail out when they are full of tears; yea, many stricken lovers make pilgrimages to this shrine from distant provinces to weep and wail and "grit" their teeth over their heavy sorrows, and to purchase the sympathies of the chastened spirits of that tomb with offerings of immortelles and budding flowers.
It's my head, and I'll go bail with that head for him
I had managed to bail all the water out of the boat with cupped hands, ending by mopping the balance up with my handkerchief--a slow and back-breaking procedure; thus I had made a comparatively dry place for the girl to lie down low in the bottom of the boat, where the sides would protect her from the night wind, and when at last she did so, almost overcome as she was by weakness and fatigue, I threw my wet coat over her further to thwart the chill.
One hour in three she had to cease paddling in order to bail.
Bime by, allee same dlown, velly quick, you no bail now.
Been layin' in jail, A-waitin' for bail, Till my bully comes rollin' along.
When you were coortin' her, ye did it, I'll go bail, wi' the open hand.
At the police court, next morning, under bail, appeared Carter Watson to answer the complaint of the People Versus Carter Watson, for the latter's assault and battery on one Patsy Horan.
I recollect when she was only two years and a half old, that a gentleman who used to visit very much at our house --Mr Watkins, you know, Kate, my dear, that your poor papa went bail for, who afterwards ran away to the United States, and sent us a pair of snow shoes, with such an affectionate letter that it made your poor dear father cry for a week.
This money, however, he thought proper to deposit in my landlady's hand, possibly by way of bail or security that he would hereafter appear and answer to the charge against him; but whatever were the conditions, certain it is, that she had the money and the ensign his liberty.
No, but such a ball, three-quarters length, and coming straight for his leg bail.