Definitions for bail bond
bail, bail bond, bond(noun)
(criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial
"the judge set bail at $10,000"; "a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman"
A surety, used to obtain the release of a criminal defendant who has been required to give bail.
a bond or obligation given by a prisoner and his surety, to insure the prisoner's appearance in court, at the return of the writ
special bail in court to abide the judgment