What does bail out mean?

Definitions for bail out

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bail out.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bail out(verb)

    free on bail

  2. bail out, bale out(verb)

    remove (water) from a boat by dipping and throwing over the side


  1. bail out(Verb)

    To secure the release of an arrested person by providing bail money.

  2. bail out(Verb)

    To remove water from a boat by scooping it out.

  3. bail out(Verb)

    To rescue, especially financially.

  4. bail out(Verb)

    To exit an aircraft while in flight.

  5. bail out(Verb)

    To leave (or not attend at all) a place or a situation, especially quickly or when the situation has become undesirable.

  6. bail out(Verb)

    To sell all or part of one's holdings in stocks, real estate, a business, etc.

Anagrams for bail out »

  1. obitual, tabouli


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bail out in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bail out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bertrand Piccard:

    Maybe it will fail. Andre and I are very clear with ourselves, that maybe we'll bail out.

  2. Bruce Rauner:

    Illinois as a state is in a terrible financial crisis. We don’t have the money to simply bail out the city of Chicago. It’s not an option.

  3. Blue Cross:

    Without these programs to fall back on, many insurance companies likely will need to jack up their premiums even higher or bail out of the exchanges all together.

  4. Donald Bernstein:

    GDB needs to be able to fund essential services, but to the extent money is being pulled out by people who want to bail out of the situation at the expense of other creditors, that shouldn't happen.

  5. Jasper Lawler:

    The Italian bank rescue fund has surpassed expectations that it might get watered down in the final hours of negotiations, top Italian banks are already seeing the benefit of their investment into the fund that will be used to bail out smaller banks via the increase in their share price.

Images & Illustrations of bail out

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Translations for bail out

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • vyskočitCzech
  • saltar, achicar, abandonar, sacar de un apuroSpanish
  • äyskäröidä, pelastaa, livistääFinnish
  • se barrer, se tirer, écoperFrench
  • izsmelt, bastotLatvian
  • ipuipu, ipuMāori
  • вычёрпывать, вы́черпать, сва́ливать, свали́тьRussian

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