Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who bails property to another.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who bails property; one who places property in the hands of another (called a bailee) for safekeeping.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who delivers goods or money to another in trust.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In law, one who delivers goods to another in bailment. See bailment

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the person who delivers personal property (goods or money) in trust to the bailee in a bailment

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Examples

  • If it is for the benefit of the bailor, that is, the boy who intrusts it, then he can't require the other to pay for it, unless he was grossly negligent.

    Rollo's Museum

  • Doesn't solve the problem -- The "bailor" typically does not put conditions on the bailee that end up improving behavior or solving the underlying problem.

    Gary Liberson, PhD: Writing Checks Your Body Can't Cash

  • The person delivering the goods is called the "bailor".

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  • Yes | No | Report from bailor 09 wrote 46 weeks 5 days ago back up to bowhunter. 22's now are so revolutionary, it's easy to shoot squirrels but a bow is much more of a challenge

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  • Yes | No | Report from bailor 09 wrote 1 year 6 days ago nice trout, congrtulations!!!

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  • Yes | No | Report from bailor 09 wrote 39 weeks 6 days ago thats a good one and the shark is nice too

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  • Yes | No | Report from bailor 09 wrote 1 year 1 week ago it is always good to see people letting big fish go for other people to catch

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  • Yes | No | Report from bailor 09 wrote 49 weeks 6 days ago thats a big ol 'eastern dog nice job.

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