HyperDic: bail_bond

English > 1 sense of the expression bail bond:
NOUNpossessionbail bond, bail, bond(criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial
English > bail bond: 1 sense > noun 1, possession
Meaning(criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial.
Synonymsbail, bond
Categorycriminal lawThe body of law dealing with crimes and their punishment
Broaderrecognizance, recognisance(law) a security entered into before a court with a condition to perform some act required by law
Spanishcaución, fianza
Catalanfiança

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