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Pronunciation of Bailed: Learn how to pronounce Bailed in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word bail:

[mass noun]
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:
he has been released on bail
money paid by or for someone in order to secure their release on bail:
they feared the financier would be tempted to forfeit the £10 million bail and flee
[with object]
release or secure the release of (a prisoner) on payment of bail:
nine were bailed on drugs charges
[with object and infinitive]:
he was bailed to appear at Durham Crown Court

go bail (or stand bail)
act as surety for an accused person:
offering to stand bail for a guy who had been involved in a vicious attack
jump bail
informal fail to appear for trial after being released on bail:
he jumped bail and was on the run until his arrest
post bail
pay a sum of money as bail:
if a defendant can post bail and presents no threat, he should be allowed to await trial at home


Middle English: from Old French, literally ‘custody, jurisdiction’, from bailler ‘take charge of’, from Latin bajulare ‘bear a burden’