1. (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial (synset 113371991)
    "the judge set bail at $10,000"; "a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman"
  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) (synset 105912039)
    "he is out on bail"
  1. Release after a security has been paid (synset 202426849)
  2. Deliver something in trust to somebody for a special purpose and for a limited period (synset 202298693)
  3. Secure the release of (someone) by providing security (synset 200891924)
  4. Empty (a vessel) by bailing (synset 200177146)
  5. Remove (water) from a vessel with a container (synset 200177021)

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