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(Anatomy) Any of various rod-shaped cells in the retina that respond to dim light.
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  1. (Anatomy) Any of various rod-shaped cells in the retina that respond to dim light.
  2. A leveling rod.
  3. (Anat.) Any of the rod-shaped cells in the retina of the vertebrate eye that are sensitive to dim light
A fence made of pales or pickets.
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  1. A fence made of pales or pickets.
  2. One of a row of upright pointed sticks forming a fence; a pale.
  3. A strip of wood used in making a fence; pale
A narrow, upright, pointed stake used in fences; picket
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  1. A narrow, upright, pointed stake used in fences; picket
  2. A stake or pointed stick; a picket.
  3. (Bot.) A chaffy bract or scale; esp., a bract at the base of a floret of a composite flower
A person, thing, or action with a (specified) likelihood of achieving success or bringing about a desired result
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  1. A person, thing, or action with a (specified) likelihood of achieving success or bringing about a desired result
  2. An amount or object risked in a wager; a stake:
  3. (--- Informal) A view or opinion, especially about something that cannot be known at the present time:
Such a container and its contents:
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  1. Such a container and its contents:
  2. A pot with its contents
  3. (Short for) flowerpot, lobster pot, chimney pot, etc.
Agent noun of wage; one who wages.
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  1. Agent noun of wage; one who wages.
  2. A matter bet on; a gamble.
  3. Bet
A demand for money or property. A demand for money or property. An assertion that one is entitled to, or the perceived or actual right to receive, money or property. The totality of facts that gives rise to a right to receive money or property that is enforceable in court. In some states and in the federal courts, the same as claim for relief.
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  1. A demand for money or property. A demand for money or property. An assertion that one is entitled to, or the perceived or actual right to receive, money or property. The totality of facts that gives rise to a right to receive money or property that is enforceable in court. In some states and in the federal courts, the same as claim for relief.
  2. A statement of something as a fact; an assertion of truth:
  3. Something claimed in a formal or legal manner, especially a tract of public land staked out by a miner or homesteader.
Involvement with or participation in something:
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  1. Involvement with or participation in something:
  2. A state of curiosity or concern about or attention to something:
  3. An interest group.
A woman's dowry:
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  1. A woman's dowry:
  2. The part of a man's money or property contributed by his bride; dowry
  3. A section or quantity within a larger thing; a part of a whole.
A formal appellation attached to the name of a person as a sign of office, rank, profession, or hereditary privilege.
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  1. A formal appellation attached to the name of a person as a sign of office, rank, profession, or hereditary privilege.
  2. (Sports & Games) A championship:
  3. An identifying name given to a book, play, film, musical composition, or other work.
Support or aid:
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  1. Support or aid:
  2. Approval or endorsement:
  3. Support, especially financial.
A city that is the center of a specific activity or industry:
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  1. A city that is the center of a specific activity or industry:
  2. A city or town that is the official seat of government of a state, nation, etc.
  3. Capital stock.
The total par value or stated value of no-par capital stock issues.
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  1. The total par value or stated value of no-par capital stock issues.
  2. The act or system of using capital letters in writing and printing
  3. The total capital funds of a corporation, represented by stocks, bonds, undivided profit, surplus, etc.
(Finance, business) A transaction that provides funds for a business.
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  1. (Finance, business) A transaction that provides funds for a business.
  2. The act of providing or raising funds or capital.
  3. Funds or capital provided by investors or lenders.
The arranging for or providing of such money
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  1. The arranging for or providing of such money
  2. Money set aside to pay for or finance something
Money or supplies advanced to a prospector in return for a share in any findings
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  1. Money or supplies advanced to a prospector in return for a share in any findings
  2. Supplies or funds advanced to a mining prospector or a person starting a business in return for a promised share of the profits.
The act or process of subsidizing.
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To stake (an amount, for example) in a bet.
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  1. To stake (an amount, for example) in a bet.
  2. To maintain confidently, as if making a bet:
  3. To make a bet with:
To risk (something) for potential gain.
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  1. To risk (something) for potential gain.
  2. To take a risk in the hope of gaining an advantage or a benefit.
  3. To put up as a stake in gambling; wager.
To put or set in order or readiness for use:
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  1. To put or set in order or readiness for use:
  2. (Nautical) To put oneself into the position indicated.
  3. (Naut.) To go; proceed
To cover (a wall, for example) with posters.
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  1. To cover (a wall, for example) with posters.
  2. After. After in time, order, or position; behind. See also ante. After. After in time, order, or position; behind. See also ante.
  3. To put up (a poster, notice, etc.) on (a wall, post, etc.); placard
To bring up for consideration or judgment:
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  1. To bring up for consideration or judgment:
  2. To bring about; effect
  3. To take one's course; move; go (in, out, back, etc.)
To incur the risk of:
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  1. To incur the risk of:
  2. To expose to the chance of injury, damage, or loss; hazard
  3. To incur the risk of
To take a risk; dare.
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  1. To take a risk; dare.
  2. To proceed despite possible danger or risk:
  3. To do or go at some risk
  1. Bet
  2. To make a bet.
  3. To risk or stake (an amount or possession) on an uncertain outcome; bet.
To put oneself
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  1. To put oneself
  2. (Informal) To urinate or defecate:
  3. To participate to (a given extent):
In reply or return:
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  1. In reply or return:
  2. In, to, or toward a past time:
  3. To furnish or strengthen with a back or backing.
To establish the capital stock of (a business firm) at a certain figure
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  1. To establish the capital stock of (a business firm) at a certain figure
  2. To calculate the present value of (a periodical payment, annuity, income, etc.); convert (an income, etc.) into one payment or sum equivalent to the computed present value
  3. To turn something to one's advantage; benefit:
To supply funds to:
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  1. To supply funds to:
  2. To provide or raise the funds or capital for:
  3. To obtain money, credit, or capital for
To provide funds for:
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  1. To provide funds for:
  2. To put or convert into a long-term debt that bears interest
  3. To put in a fund; accumulate
To provide with a grubstake
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  1. To provide with a grubstake
  2. To supply with funds in return for a promised share of profits.
To secure the assistance of by granting a subsidy.
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  1. To secure the assistance of by granting a subsidy.
  2. To assist someone or something by granting a subsidy.
  3. To buy the aid or support of with a subsidy, often as a kind of bribe
To supply with money; finance
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  1. To supply with money; finance
  2. To underwrite the expense of (a business venture, for example).
  3. To fund a project; to underwrite something.
Find another word for stake. In this page you can discover 44 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for stake, like: rod, paling, pale, post, stick, Often used in plural: ante, bet, pot, wager, claim and interest.