Definition of 'stake'
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We'll stake out those closest to roads, patrol the ones in rugged areas by aircraft. THE SERPENT'S MARK (2001)There are more important issues at stake than the killing of an old lady by a bungling young lout - who is himself now beyond recall. IN REMEMBRANCE OF ROSE (2001)A roster of two men at a time was to stake out the Malloy flat in case Malloy came back to see his wife. MURDER SONG (2001)
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Translations for 'stake'
British English: stake VERB
If you stake something such as your money or your reputation on the result of something, you risk your money or reputation on it.
He has staked his political future on an election victory.
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