Definition of Bailing

1. Verb. (present participle of bail) ¹



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Definition of Bailing

1. bail [v] - See also: bail

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bailing

bailees
bailer
bailers
bailey
baileychlore
baileychlores
baileys
bailie
bailies
bailiff
bailiffs
bailiffship
bailiffships
bailiffwick
bailiffwicks
bailing (current term)
bailing out
bailiwick
bailiwicks
bailli
baillie
baillies
baillis
bailment
bailments
bailor
bailors
bailout
bailouts
bailpiece

Literary usage of Bailing

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Digest of the Laws of England by John Comyns, Anthony Hammond (1822)
"Remedy for not bailing. If bail be refused, when it ought not, a man may have a writ de ... As, for bailing one taken upon an hue and cry, he was fined 40/. ..."

2. The Oil Fields of Russia and the Russian Petroleum Industry: A Practical by Arthur Beeby-Thompson (1904)
"Attention to bailing Wells.—Results of bailing from a newly completed well various and uncertain—Procedure at commencement of bailing—Discretion and ..."

3. The Encyclopædia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"The self-bailing quality is secured by a water-tight deck at a level a little above the load water line with relieving tubes fitted with valves through ..."

4. The Principles, Construction, and Application of Pumping Machinery (steam by Henry Davey (1905)
"bailing Tanks.—There are various ways of dealing with water in sinking shafts, and where the ... An ingenious form of bailing tank (fig. 142) has been used. ..."

5. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner (1897)
"... Lord bailing (William Henry Lytton Earle); and subsequently had an important diplomatic career in Vienna, Athens, Copenhagen, and Lisbon. ..."

6. A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present by Arthur Stedman, Edmund Clarence Stedman (1894)
"RELATIVE TO THE bailing OP JEFFERSON DAVIS. [Letter to Certain Members of the fr. Y. Union League Club.—The Life of Horace Greeley. By James Parton. 1868. ..."

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