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Synonyms for stake

at stake

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stake a claim or stake your claim as something

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  • make your mark as
  • make it as
  • be successful as
  • get ahead as
  • achieve recognition as
  • distinguish yourself as

Synonyms for stake

something risked on an uncertain outcome

a right or legal share in something

money or property used to produce more wealth

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to supply capital to or for

Synonyms for stake

a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track)

instrument of execution consisting of a vertical post that a victim is tied to for burning

the money risked on a gamble

a strong wooden or metal post with a point at one end so it can be driven into the ground

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mark with a stake

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tie or fasten to a stake

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kill by piercing with a spear or sharp pole

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References in classic literature ?
He looked like a figure of Thor as his untrembling arm rose and fell, driving deeper and deeper the mercy-bearing stake, whilst the blood from the pierced heart welled and spurted up around it.
The Professor and I sawed the top off the stake, leaving the point of it in the body.
We can't bet, for we've nothing to raise the stakes with
said the doctor; "we are near you, and we will save you now, as we saved you from the tortures of the stake.
Backward and downward he went toward the sharpened stakes in the bottom of the pit.
None of the sharpened stakes had pierced him--only a swollen spot at the base of the brain indicated the nature of his injury.
I employed myself in planting my second rows of stakes or piles, and in this wicker-working all the summer or dry season, when another business took me up more time than it could be imagined I could spare.
I say this lest thou shouldst imagine that because we have been drubbed in this affray we have therefore suffered any indignity; for the arms those men carried, with which they pounded us, were nothing more than their stakes, and not one of them, so far as I remember, carried rapier, sword, or dagger.
2 per cent stake in Petronet LNG, India's largest natural gas importer.
When I purchased a tree from a nursery, they told me to stake it.
The government stake in the following assets in Bishkek will be offered for sale: Kyrgyz Mobile Company - government owns 100% stake, 75% stake will be offered for sale Entrepreneurship Development Fund - government owns 100% stake, 100% stake will be offered for sale Kyrgyztelecom - government owns 77.
1 : a pointed piece (as of wood) that is driven into the ground as a marker or a support for something <tent stakes> <A sign was nailed to a stake.
Air France KLM Chairman and CEO Jean-Cyril Spinetta yesterday resigned from the Alitalia board, fueling speculation that the group might submit a bid for a controlling stake in Italy's struggling national carrier.
Uncoil the wind lines and stake them about four or five feet from the tent.
Supplier of replacement heat stake tooling for all brands of heat stake equipment.