Phrasal Verbs with 'Bail'

Bail out

Save, rescue

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

Bail out

Remove water from something that is flooded

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

Bail out

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

Pay a bond to release someone from jail

Example: I must BAIL my drunken brother OUT OF jail.

Bail out on

Stop supporting someone when they are in trouble

Example: Everybody BAILED OUT ON him when the scandal broke.

Bail up

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

Rob someone at gunpoint

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