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go to the stake for sth

to ​defend an ​action, ​opinion, or ​beliefdespite the ​risks that are ​involved: She was ​prepared to go to the stake for her ​views.
(Definition of go to the stake for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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