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stake

noun
 
 
/steɪk/
be at stake If something is at stake, it is in a situation where it might be lost or damaged: We have to act quickly - people's lives are at stake.Unsafe and insecure
PART [C] a part of a business that you own, or an amount of money that you have invested in a business: He has a 30 percent stake in the company.Financial investments and the stock market
STICK [C] a strong stick with a pointed end that you push into the ground: a wooden stakePoles, rods, shafts and sticks
Translations of “stake”
in Spanish poste…
in French pieu…
in German der Pfahl…
in Chinese (Traditional) 份額, 股本,股份…
in Russian доля (в компании), кол, столб…
in Turkish hisse, pay, kazık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 份额, 股本,股份…
in Polish udział, słup…
(Definition of stake noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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