Translation of "stake" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /steɪk/ us

A a share or a financial involvement in something such as a business

He holds (= owns) a 40 percent stake in/of the company.

A the amount of money that you risk on the result of something such as a game or competition

She spent two weeks in Las Vegas playing high-stakes blackjack at the casinos.

a strong stick or metal bar with a pointed end

The stakes are pushed or hammered into the ground and can be used for supporting a plant or forming part of a fence.

(Translation of “stake” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /steik/

a strong stick or post, especially a pointed one used as a support or as part of a fence

a wooden stake.

(Translation of “stake” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)