Idiom of the week – Bail someone out
Posted by englishlessons on June 29, 2015
to help someone/some entity out of bad situation
I was having financial trouble last year, but my uncle bailed me out, so I am paying him back now.
The government bailed out some companies during the financial downturn.
Note: This idiom can also mean to escape from a bad situation.
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