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Synonyms for stake
steɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interest, stake(noun)

    (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something

    "they have interests all over the world"; "a stake in the company's future"

    Synonyms:
    sake, interest group, wager, interestingness, post, interest, stakes, pastime, pursuit, involvement, bet

  2. post, stake(noun)

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

    "a pair of posts marked the goal"; "the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake"

    Synonyms:
    wager, post, stakes, place, station, mail service, bet, mail, postal service, office, military post, position, interest, situation, spot, berth, billet

  3. stake(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    wager, interest, bet, stakes, post

  4. stake, stakes, bet, wager(noun)

    the money risked on a gamble

    Synonyms:
    wager, interest, bet, stakes, post

  5. stake(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    wager, interest, bet, stakes, post

  6. venture, hazard, adventure, stake, jeopardize(verb)

    put at risk

    "I will stake my good reputation for this"

    Synonyms:
    pretend, impale, guess, run a risk, chance, gamble, back, take chances, gage, endanger, threaten, peril, menace, imperil, embark, venture, hazard, jeopardise, jeopardize, adventure, punt, take a chance, post, risk, bet on, game

  7. bet on, back, gage, stake, game, punt(verb)

    place a bet on

    "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"

    Synonyms:
    second, bet on, gage, back, adventure, plump for, impale, support, pole, plunk for, game, post, hazard, venture, indorse, jeopardize, punt, endorse, back up

  8. stake, post(verb)

    mark with a stake

    "stake out the path"

    Synonyms:
    bet on, put up, gage, post, adventure, back, impale, place, mail, station, brand, game, hazard, venture, jeopardize, carry, punt, send

  9. stake(verb)

    tie or fasten to a stake

    "stake your goat"

    Synonyms:
    back, gage, impale, adventure, post, hazard, jeopardize, venture, game, punt, bet on

  10. impale, stake(verb)

    kill by piercing with a spear or sharp pole

    "the enemies were impaled and left to die"

    Synonyms:
    back, empale, impale, adventure, punt, bet on, post, hazard, transfix, jeopardize, venture, game, gage, spike

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stake(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stick (pointed for driving into the ground), picket, pale

  2. stake(n.)

    Synonyms:
    wager, bet, pledge

  3. stake(n.)

    Synonyms:
    risk, hazard, venture, adventure

  4. stake(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    risk, venture, hazard, peril, imperil, jeopardize, wager, pledge, put at stake, put at hazard

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. stake(n)

    Synonyms:
    picket, pale, post, pledge, wager, bet, venture, risk, hazard

  2. stake(v)

    Synonyms:
    venture, risk, hazard, wager, bet, pledge

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "stake":

    game, set, play, pyre, interest, gambling, jeu, danger, risk, jeopardy, pile, gaming, cause, playing, bonfire

How to pronounce stake?

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Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say stake in sign language?

  1. stake

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#321924indorse

How to use stake in a sentence?

  1. Benjamin Curtis:

    A greater principle is at stake than the fate of any particular president.

  2. Omar Zeolla:

    If Marfrig was going to maintain a majority (stake) in Moy Park, it wouldn't have been able to raise enough to lower leverage (substantially).

  3. Novak Djokovic:

    We are big rivals, we played so many times against each other, there's a lot of tension. There's a lot at stake. I'm expecting a great fight in two days.

  4. Shabir Ahmad:

    For us, our identity at stake and its safeguarding is our priority, let them restore it and we will re-start our businesses.

  5. Hans Dieter Poetsch:

    We are in a process of negotiations with our joint venture partner (FAW), also about the possibility of an increase in our stake. Apart from this, there is nothing else on the table with regard to M&A.


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