Found 3 items, similar to bail.
English → Indonesian
jaminan, tanggungan, tebusan
English → English
n 1: (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman
if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial;
“the judge set bail at $10,000”
; “a $10,000 bond was
furnished by an alderman”
[syn: bail bond
2: 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);
“he is out on bail”
v 1: release after a security has been paid
2: deliver something in trust to somebody for a special purpose
and for a limited period
3: secure the release of (someone) by providing security
4: empty (a vessel) by bailing
5: remove (water) from a vessel with a container
English → English
, v. t. [OF. bailler to give, to deliver, fr. L.
bajulare to bear a burden, keep in custody, fr. bajulus he
who bears burdens.]
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.
(b[=a]l), 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.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bailed
(b[=a]ld); p. pr. &
vb. n. Bailing
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,
, n. [OF. bail guardian, administrator, fr. L.
bajulus. See Bail
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 surety 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.
, n. [OE. beyl; cf. Dan. b["o]ile a bending, ring,
hoop, Sw. b["o]gel, bygel, and Icel. beyla hump, swelling,
akin to E. bow to bend.]
1. The arched handle of a kettle, pail, or similar vessel,
usually movable. --Forby.
2. A half hoop for supporting the cover of a carrier's wagon,
awning of a boat, etc.
, n. [OF. bail, baille. See Bailey
1. (Usually pl.) A line of palisades serving as an exterior
defense. [Written also bayle
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.