bail bond


bail bond
Synonyms and related words:
accident insurance, actuary, annuity, assurance, aviation insurance, bond, business life insurance, casualty insurance, certificate of insurance, court bond, credit insurance, credit life insurance, deductible, endowment insurance, family maintenance policy, fidelity bond, fidelity insurance, flood insurance, fraternal insurance, government insurance, health insurance, industrial life insurance, insurance, insurance agent, insurance broker, insurance company, insurance man, insurance policy, interinsurance, liability insurance, license bond, limited payment insurance, major medical insurance, malpractice insurance, marine insurance, mutual company, ocean marine insurance, permit bond, policy, robbery insurance, social security, stock company, term insurance, theft insurance, underwriter

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • bail bond — see bond 1a Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bail bond n. A contract betw …   Law dictionary

  • bail bond — ➔ bond * * * bail bond UK US noun [C] ► LAW a document stating that an amount of money has been paid to allow a person who has been accused of a crime to remain free until the trial. If the person does not appear at the trial, the court keeps the …   Financial and business terms

  • Bail bond — (b[=a]l b[o^]nd ). (Law) (a) A bond or obligation given by a prisoner and his surety, to insure the prisoner s appearance in court, at the return of the writ. (b) Special bail in court to abide the judgment. Bouvier. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bail bond — n. a surety bond (money or property) offered or deposited by a defendant or other persons to ensure the defendant s appearance at trial …   English World dictionary

  • bail bond — noun (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial the judge set bail at $10,000 a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman • Syn: ↑bail, ↑bond • Derivationally related forms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bail Bond — A written promise signed by a defendant and surety to ensure that a criminal defendant will appear in court at the scheduled time and date, as ordered by the court. The bail amount is set by the court. The process starts with a defendant being… …   Investment dictionary

  • bail bond — A three party contract which involves state, accused and surety and under which surety guarantees state that accused will appear at subsequent proceedings. Accredited Surety & Cas. Co., Inc. v. State, for Use and Benefit of Hillsborough County,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • bail bond — A three party contract which involves state, accused and surety and under which surety guarantees state that accused will appear at subsequent proceedings. Accredited Surety & Cas. Co., Inc. v. State, for Use and Benefit of Hillsborough County,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • bail bond — bond given to release a person from jail until his trial …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bail bond — A bond given as security for the purpose of obtaining release of a person in custody. See bail …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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