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stake         

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      n  
1    a stick or metal bar driven into the ground as a marker, part of a fence, support for a plant, etc.  
2    one of a number of vertical posts that fit into sockets around a flat truck or railway wagon to hold the load in place  
3    a method or the practice of executing a person by binding him to a stake in the centre of a pile of wood that is then set on fire  
4      (Mormon Church)   an administrative district consisting of a group of wards under the jurisdiction of a president  
5    pull up stakes   to leave one's home or temporary resting place and move on  
      vb   tr  
6    to tie, fasten, or tether with or to a stake  
7    often foll by: out or off   to fence or surround with stakes  
8    often foll by: out   to lay (a claim) to land, rights, etc.  
9    to support with a stake  
     (Old English staca pin; related to Old Frisian staka, Old High German stehho, Old Norse stjaki; see stick1)  
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stake          [2]  
      n  
1    the money or valuables that a player must hazard in order to buy into a gambling game or make a bet  
2    an interest, often financial, held in something  
a stake in the company's future     
3    often pl   the money that a player has available for gambling  
4    often pl   a prize in a race, etc., esp. one made up of contributions from contestants or owners  
5    pl     (Horse racing)   a race in which all owners of competing horses contribute to the prize money  
6      (U.S. and Canadian)  
informal      short for       grubstake       1  
7    at stake   at risk  
two lives are at stake     
8    raise the stakes  
a    to increase the amount of money or valuables hazarded in a gambling game  
b    to increase the costs, risks, or considerations involved in taking an action or reaching a conclusion  
the Libyan allegations raised the stakes in the propaganda war between Libya and the United States     
      vb   tr  
9    to hazard (money, etc.) on a result  
10    to invest in or support by supplying with money, etc.  
to stake a business enterprise     
     (C16: of uncertain origin)  

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Collins
stake         

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1]  

      n  
1    pale, paling, palisade, picket, pole, post, spike, stave, stick  
      vb  
2    brace, prop, secure, support, tether, tie up  
3      (often with)       out   define, delimit, demarcate, lay claim to, mark out, outline, reserve  

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stake          [2]  
      n  
1    ante, bet, chance, hazard, peril, pledge, risk, venture, wager  
2    claim, concern, interest, investment, involvement, share  
      vb  
3    bet, chance, gamble, hazard, imperil, jeopardize, pledge, put on, risk, venture, wager  

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