bail-out

Definitions

General English

  • phrasal verb
    (written as bail out)
    to help someone in difficulty
  • phrasal verb
    (written as bail out)
    to pay money to a court to have a prisoner set free
  • phrasal verb
    (written as bail out)
    to remove water from a boat

Accounting

  • phrasal verb
    (written as bail out)
    to rescue a company which is in financial difficulties

Banking

  • noun a rescue of a company in financial difficulties
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