Phrasal Verb 'bail'

We have 7 phrasal verb definition related to 'bail'.

Bail out

Meaning:

Save, rescue

Example:

The government had to BAIL OUT the airline because it was losing so much money.

Bail out

Meaning:

Remove water from something that is flooded

Example:

The boat was leaking so they had to BAIL it OUT.

Bail out

Meaning:

Jump out of a plane because it is going to crash

Example:

The pilot BAILED OUT when he saw that the engines had failed.

Bail out of

Meaning:

Pay a bond to release someone from jail

Example:

I must BAIL my drunken brother OUT OF jail.

Bail out on

Meaning:

Stop supporting someone when they are in trouble

Example:

Everybody BAILED OUT ON him when the scandal broke.

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.

Bail up

Meaning:

Rob someone at gunpoint

Example:

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