Bail Out

The term “bail out” has many meanings.

bail out the boat

Faster! Faster!

    1. To remove (water) from a boat by repeatedly filling a container and emptying it over the side.In other words, if your boat is sinking, you better bail it out!

    2. To make an emergency parachute jump from an aircraft, as in: “Holy Sh..!”

    3. To help (a person, organization, etc.) out of a predicament, as in . . . “Did they use our tax money to bail out rich bankers again?”

 Last, but certainly not least . . .

  • Security, bail is usually a sum of money, exchanged for the release of an arrested person as a guarantee of that person’s appearance for trial. As in . . . Bail out of jail:“Help! Mom, Dad I just got taken in for drunk driving, can you bail me out now?!”
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