stake noun (RISK) translate to Mandarin Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "stake" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

stake

noun [C] (RISK) 风险     /steɪk/
the amount of money which you risk on the result of something such as a game or competition 赌注,赌金 She spent two weeks in Las Vegas playing high-stakes blackjack at the casinos. 她在拉斯韦加斯的赌场里玩了两个星期的高赌注二十一点。 Gambling and bookmakingTaking risks
the stakes [plural]
In an activity or competition, the stakes are the reward for the person who wins or succeeds in it (活动或比赛的)奖金,奖品 The team is playing for enormous stakes - the chance to play in the final. 这支球队正在为大奖——进入决赛——而拼搏。 Prizes, rewards and medals
the Stakes
a horse race in which the prize money is provided by all the owners of the horses which are competing in the race (奖金由全部参赛马主提供的)赛马 Horse racingHorse riding
the popularity, etc. stakes
a situation where someone is judged on how much of a particular quality they have 受欢迎度等 The prime minister is not very high in the popularity stakes (= he is not very popular) at the moment. 首相当前的人气并不是很旺。 Situations and circumstances
raise/up the stakes
to increase the prize or reward in a competition or any activity in which you are competing 增加奖金;提高奖赏 Gambling and bookmakingTaking risks
to make a situation more urgent or more difficult to ignore 使情况更紧急;使事态扩大 The stowaways are trying to raise the stakes by refusing to eat until they are given money and aid. 偷渡者正试图通过绝食来使事态扩大,直到他们得到钱和援助。 Increasing and intensifying
Translations of “stake”
in Vietnamese cọc…
in Spanish poste…
in Thai เสาหลัก…
in Malaysian pancang pagar…
in French pieu…
in German der Pfahl…
in Chinese (Traditional) 風險, 賭注,賭金…
in Indonesian pancang…
in Russian доля (в компании), кол, столб…
in Turkish hisse, pay, kazık…
in Polish udział, słup…
(Definition of stake noun (RISK) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

spaceship

(especially in stories) a vehicle used for travel in space

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More