There are 2 translations of bail in Spanish:

bail1

Pronunciation: /beɪl/

n

  • 1 u [Law] fianza (f) he was released on bail fue puesto en libertad bajo fianza to post o stand bail for sb pagar* la fianza de algn to grant/refuse bail to sb concederle/denegarle* la libertad bajo fianza a algn to jump bail huir* estando en libertad bajo fianza
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    • The defendants were released on bail at Cork District Court yesterday for sentencing on February 15.
    • A Kirkwall man was released on bail from Kirkwall Sheriff Court on Tuesday after pleading guilty to assault and breach of the peace.
    • Howley was charged with the first of these alleged offences on Friday - two days after he was released on bail from Kirkwall Sheriff Court for a catalogue of admitted crimes.
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    • His family today confirmed they cannot pay the five million drachma bail money which has been set by the judges presiding over his case.
    • The great grandson of the famed make-up artist was supposed to be wearing an electronic tracking device while free on $1 million bail.
    • If one of the world's most famous entertainers did not show up in one hour, he would be sent to jail, losing $3 million bail.
  • 2 c (on typewriter) barra (f) pisapapeles

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afternoon snack …
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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 2 translations of bail in Spanish:

bail2

vt

  • 1.1 [Law] poner* en libertad bajo fianza 1.2 [Naut] achicar*
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    • Prisoners being bailed to return to the station will also be dealt with separately from those being kept in custody.
    • He was bailed to appear at Swadlincote Magistrates' Court on 12 th October.
    • We see no necessity for a defendant who is bailed to be expressly warned that, if he absconds, he may be tried in his absence, for that has been the English common law for over a century.

Phrasal verbs

bail out

v + o + adv, v + adv + o 1.1 [Law] to bail sb out pagarle* la fianza a algn 1.2 [Naut] [water] achicar* 1.1v + o + adv, v + adv + o 2.1 (rescue) sacar* de apuros, echarle un cable a [familiar/colloquial] to bail sb out (of trouble) sacar* a algn de apuros 2.2 [Fin] [bank] rescatar 1.2v + adv [Aviat] tirarse en paracaídas he bailed out of the burning plane se tiró en paracaídas del avión en llamas

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more