Phrasal Verb: Bail up

Bail up

Meaning: Talk to someone and delay them

Example: I was late because he BAILED me UP on the phone and wouldn't shut up.

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Bail up

Meaning: Rob someone at gunpoint

Example: He was BAILED UP by a couple of muggers as he came out of the bank.

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