bale out

World English Dictionary
bail out or bale out
 
vb
1.  (intr) to make an emergency parachute jump from an aircraft
2.  informal (tr) to help (a person, organization, etc) out of a predicament: the government bailed the company out
3.  informal (intr) to escape from a predicament
 
bale out or bale out
 
vb

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bale out

verb
remove (water) from a boat by dipping and throwing over the side [syn: bail out
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