Chrysler was bailed out by the government through loans that were swapped for stock in the post-bankruptcy Chrysler.
Alas, Boehner bailed on the agreement when Tea Party members of his conference vociferously rebelled.
“When he bailed out we got a tip he was going to flee the country,” he said.
Over and over again, bank shareholders have taken it on the chin as banks collapsed and had to be bailed out or let fail.
The list of companies that have bailed on El Rushbo now totals 32, including such firms as Netflix and Capital One.
In return for their allegiance, he bailed them out of jail when necessary.
He had been bailed out by Pete, and had forfeited his bail in an attempt at flight.
The water in pools can be bailed out, or, better, emptied by a siphon made of small garden-hose or rubber tubing.
Your intuition for the one-shot gamble was the one thing that bailed us out this time.
Karaki bailed with a tin pan and sailed with a mat and steered with a paddle: but he proceeded.
"bond money," late 15c., a sense that apparently developed from that of "temporary release from jail" (into the custody of another, who gives security), recorded from early 15c. That evolved from earlier meaning "captivity, custody" (early 14c.). From Old French baillier "to control, to guard, deliver" (12c.), from Latin bajulare "to bear a burden," from bajulus "porter," of unknown origin. In late 18c. criminal slang, to give leg bail meant "to run away."
"horizontal piece of wood in a cricket wicket," c.1742, originally "any cross bar" (1570s), probably identical with Middle French bail "horizontal piece of wood affixed on two stakes," and with English bail "palisade wall, outer wall of a castle" (see bailey).
"to dip water out of," 1610s, from baile (n.) "small wooden bucket" (mid-14c.), from nautical Old French baille "bucket, pail," from Medieval Latin *bajula (aquae), literally "porter of water," from Latin bajulare "to bear a burden" (see bail (n.1)). To bail out "leave suddenly" (intransitive) is recorded from 1930, originally of airplane pilots. Related: Bailed; bailing.
"to procure someone's release from prison" (by posting bail), 1580s, from bail (n.1); usually with out. Related: Bailed; bailing.