There are 3 main translations of bail in Spanish:

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bail 1

American English: /beɪl/
British English: /beɪl/

noun

  • uncountable (Law) he was released on bail
    fue puesto en libertad bajo fianza
    to post o stand bail for somebody
    pagar la fianza de alguien
    to grant/refuse bail to somebody
    concederle/denegarle la libertad bajo fianza a alguien
    to jump bail
    huir estando en libertad bajo fianza
    Example sentences
    • 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.
    Example sentences
    • 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.

transitive verb

  • (Law)
    poner en libertad bajo fianza

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bail 2
Pronunciation: / beɪl /American English: /beɪl/
British English: /beɪl/

noun

  • (on typewriter)
    barra (feminine) pisapapeles
    Example sentences
    • The bail arm on this printer raises whilst the machine is printing.
    • Pull the bail arm toward the front of the printer.
    • If not, it will catch on the bail arm as it advances.

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bail 3
Pronunciation: / beɪl /American English: /beɪl/
British English: /beɪl/

transitive verb

  • (Nautical)
    Example sentences
    • 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.
    Example sentences
    • Until that happens, its like bailing a leaky boat to stay ahead of rising cost.
    • When they arrived, the sailors helped to bale out the 26 foot vessel and they were able to identify the cause of the problem as a leaking cooling pipe which was letting in the sea.
    • Working deep in the hold we find the faithful ones who keep bailing the bilges without regard for the Mate's view on whether they should be doing it or not.

Phrasal verbs

bail out

1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 1.1 (Law)to bail somebody out
pagarle la fianza a alguien
1.2 (Nautical)
(water)
2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 2.1 (rescue)
sacar de apuros
echarle un cable a [colloquial]
to bail somebody out (of trouble)
sacar a alguien de apuros
2.2 (Finance) (bank)
3verb + adverb (Aviation) he bailed out of the burning plane
se tiró en paracaídas del avión en llamas

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