Bail

  • 1 bail — bail …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 2 bail — bail, baux [ baj, bo ] n. m. • 1264 « contrat par lequel on cède la jouissance d une chose pour un prix et pour un temps »; de bailler ♦ Contrat par lequel l une des parties (⇒ bailleur) s oblige à faire jouir l autre (⇒ preneur; locataire;… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 bail — 1 / bāl/ n [Anglo French, act of handing over, delivery of a prisoner into someone s custody in exchange for security, from bailler to hand over, entrust, from Old French, from Latin bajulare to carry (a burden)] 1: the temporary release of a… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 bail — BAIL, au pluriel Baux. s. m. Contrat par lequel on donne une terre à ferme, ou une maison à louage. Bail à ferme. Baux à ferme. Bail de maison. Bail de six, de neuf ans. Bail à longues années. Bail à vie. Bail à rente. Bail emphytéotique. Bail d… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 5 bail — Bail. s. m. Contract par lequel on baille une terre à ferme, ou une maison à loüage. Bail à ferme. baux à ferme. bail de maison, bail de six, de neuf ans. bail à longues années. bail d heritages. bail judiciaire fait en justice, d une terre ou d… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 6 Bail — Bail, n. [OF. bail guardian, administrator, fr. L. bajulus. See {Bail} to deliver.] 1. Custody; keeping. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Silly Faunus now within their bail. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) (a) The person or persons who procure the release… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 bail — Ⅰ. bail [1] ► NOUN 1) the temporary release of an accused person awaiting trial, sometimes on condition that a sum of money is lodged to guarantee their appearance in court. 2) money paid by or for such a person as security. ► VERB ▪ release or… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 bail — bail·a·ble; bail; bail·ee; bail·li; bail·liage; bail·ment; bail·or; water·bail·age; bail·er; …

    English syllables

  • 9 bail — bail1 [bāl] n. [ME & OFr, power, control, custody < OFr baillier, to keep in custody, deliver < L bajulare, to bear a burden < bajulus, porter, carrier] 1. money, a bond, etc. deposited with the court to obtain the temporary release of… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Bail — Bail, v. t. [OF. bailler to give, to deliver, fr. L. bajulare to bear a burden, keep in custody, fr. bajulus he who bears burdens.] 1. To deliver; to release. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Ne none there was to rescue her, ne none to bail. Spenser. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Bail — Bail, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bailed} (b[=a]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bailing}.] 1. To lade; to dip and throw; usually with out; as, to bail water out of a boat. [1913 Webster] Buckets . . . to bail out the water. Capt. J. Smith. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Bail — (b[=a]l), n. [F. baille a bucket, pail; cf. LL. bacula, dim. of bacca a sort of vessel. Cf. {Bac}.] A bucket or scoop used in bailing water out of a boat. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The bail of a canoe . . . made of a human skull. Capt. Cook. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Bail — Bail, n. [OF. bail, baille. See {Bailey}.] 1. (Usually pl.) A line of palisades serving as an exterior defense. [Written also {bayle}.] [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. The outer wall of a feudal castle. Hence: The space inclosed by it; the outer court.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Bail — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Robert Bail (1823–1870), schlesischer Eisenbahndirektor und Politiker Theodor Bail (1833–1922), deutscher Botaniker Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 15 bail — bail, bale 1. The spelling bail (ultimately from Old French bailler ‘to take charge of’) is always used with reference to securing the release of a person with an undertaking to return to court on an appointed day. Figuratively, too, a person or… …

    Modern English usage

  • 16 bail up — 1. To secure (a cow s head) in a bail (Aust and NZ) 2. To stop and disarm in order to rob (Aust) 3. To put one s hands up in surrender (Aust) 4. To bring or be brought to bay, to corner or be cornered (Aust) • • • Main Entry: ↑bail …

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  • 17 Bail — Bail, n. [OE. beyl; cf. Dan. b[ o]ile a bending, ring, hoop, Sw. b[ o]gel, bygel, and Icel. beyla hump, swelling, akin to E. bow to bend.] 1. The arched handle of a kettle, pail, or similar vessel, usually movable. Forby. [1913 Webster] 2. A half …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Bail — (fr., spr. Bät), Pacht, Vermiethung, Vertrag darüber; daher Bail a cheptel (spr. Bäl a schetel), so v.w. Viehverstellungsvertrag …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 19 bail — n bond, surety, security, *guarantee, guaranty bail vb *dip, ladle, scoop, spoon, dish …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 20 bail|er — «BAY luhr», noun. 1. a person or thing that bails water out. 2. a marine gastropod of the southwestern Pacific whose round shell is used by natives to bail water. 3. Also, bailer shell. the melon shaped shell of this mollusk …

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