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Another word for stake

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Noun
  1. Something risked on an uncertain outcome.

      1. An agreement under which each bettor pledges a certain amount to the other depending on the outcome of an unsettled matter.
      2. A matter bet on; a gamble.
      3. Something that is staked on an uncertain outcome; a bet:
      1. A round, fairly deep cooking vessel with a handle and often a lid.
      2. A short round container for storing or serving food:
      3. A coffeepot.
      1. An agreement usually between two parties that the one who has made an incorrect prediction about an uncertain outcome will forfeit something stipulated to the other; a wager:
      2. An amount or object risked in a wager; a stake:
      3. One on which a stake is or can be placed:
    See also:

    gambling

  2. A right or legal share in something

      1. An identifying name given to a book, play, film, musical composition, or other work.
      2. A general or descriptive heading, as of a book chapter.
      3. A written work that is published or about to be published:
      1. A section or quantity within a larger thing; a part of a whole.
      2. A part separated from a whole.
      3. A helping of food.
      1. A state of curiosity or concern about or attention to something:
      2. Something, such as a quality, subject, or activity, that evokes this mental state:
      3. Regard for one's own benefit or advantage; self-interest:
      1. To demand, ask for, or take as one's own or one's due:
      2. To take in a violent manner as if by right:
      3. To state to be true, especially when open to question; assert or maintain:
    See also:

    part

  3. Money or property used to produce more wealth

Verb
  1. To put up as a stake in a game or speculation

      1. To move or travel; proceed:
      2. To move away from a place; depart:
      3. To pursue a certain course:
      1. An agreement under which each bettor pledges a certain amount to the other depending on the outcome of an unsettled matter.
      2. A matter bet on; a gamble.
      3. Something that is staked on an uncertain outcome; a bet:
      1. An undertaking that is dangerous, daring, or of uncertain outcome.
      2. A business enterprise involving some risk in expectation of gain.
      3. Something, such as money or cargo, at hazard in a risky enterprise.
      1. The possibility of suffering harm or loss; danger.
      2. A factor, thing, element, or course involving uncertain danger; a hazard:
      3. The danger or probability of loss to an insurer.
      1. To place in a specified location; set:
      2. To cause to be in a specified condition:
      3. To cause (one) to undergo something; subject:
      1. A long piece of wood or other material set upright into the ground to serve as a marker or support.
      2. A support for a beam in the framework of a building.
      3. A terminal of a battery.
      1. To cause to lie down:
      2. To place in or bring to a particular position:
      3. To bury.
      1. To bet on an uncertain outcome, as of a contest.
      2. To play a game of chance for stakes.
      3. To take a risk in the hope of gaining an advantage or a benefit.
      1. An agreement usually between two parties that the one who has made an incorrect prediction about an uncertain outcome will forfeit something stipulated to the other; a wager:
      2. An amount or object risked in a wager; a stake:
      3. One on which a stake is or can be placed:
    See also:

    gambling

  2. To supply capital to or for

      1. A roll of paper money.
      2. One's ready cash.
      3. To underwrite the expense of (a business venture, for example).
      1. To assist or support with a subsidy.
      2. To secure the assistance of by granting a subsidy.
      1. Supplies or funds advanced to a mining prospector or a person starting a business in return for a promised share of the profits.
      2. To supply with funds in return for a promised share of profits.
      1. A source of supply; a stock:
      2. A sum of money or other resources set aside for a specific purpose:
      3. Available money; ready cash:
      1. The management of money, banking, investments, and credit.
      2. Monetary resources:
      3. The supplying of funds or capital.
      1. To use as or convert into capital.
      2. To supply with capital or investment funds:
      3. To authorize the issue of a certain amount of capital stock of:
      1. The part of the trunk of the human body along and to the sides of the spine between the neck and the pelvis; the dorsum.
      2. The analogous dorsal region in other animals.
      3. The backbone or spine.

Another word for stake

Noun
      1. A stake or pointed stick; a picket.
      2. A fence enclosing an area.
      3. The area enclosed by a fence or boundary.
      1. One of a row of upright pointed sticks forming a fence; a pale.
      2. Pointed sticks used in making fences; pales.
      3. A fence made of pales or pickets.
      1. A fishing rod.
      2. A piston rod.
      3. An often expandable horizontal bar, especially of metal, used to suspend household items such as curtains or towels.