Meaning of “bail out something/someone” in the English Dictionary


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bail out something/someone

/ˈbeɪl ˈɑʊt/
phrasal verb with bail us /beɪl/ verb [ I/T ]


to help someone or something such as a plan or company, esp. by giving or lending money:

Congress passed a $15 billion Aid package to bail out the airlines.

(Definition of “bail out something/someone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)