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addaword.gifdefinition of bail

verb
to cancel an outing, leaving someone behind; also, to leave somewhere very quickly
all my friends bailed on me
Submitted by: dictionarywatcher from United Kingdom on 12/07/2011 18:22:00
Definition of bail from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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