There are 2 translations of stake in Spanish:

stake1

Pronunciation: /steɪk/

noun/nombre

  • (pole) estaca (feminine) to die/be burned at the stake morir*/ser* quemado en la hoguera to pull up stakes (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar] levantar campamento
    More example sentences
    • A row of more than 15 bricks, pieces of concrete, metal poles, wooden stakes and a traffic cone were balanced on the track in a blatant act of sabotage.
    • The simplest of all plant supports are stakes or poles.
    • Shivering slightly, I tied the horse's well-used rein to a rotting stake in the wooden fence and stepped inside.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1 (mark with stakes) marcar* con estacas, estacar* the government was quick to stake its claim el gobierno se apresuró a reclamar su parte or a reivindicar su derecho
  • 2 (support with stakes) [tree/plant] arrodrigar*
  • 3 (tether) [goat] atar a un poste

Phrasal verbs

stake out

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
[colloquial/familiar] mantener* vigilado

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There are 2 translations of stake in Spanish:

stake2

Pronunciation: /steɪk/

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 (bet) apuesta (feminine) the stakes are high es mucho lo que está en juego they are playing for high stakes tienen mucho en juego, están arriesgando mucho to be at stake estar* en juego she has too much at stake se juega demasiado en ello, le va demasiado en ello 1.2 (interest) to have a stake in a company tener* participación or intereses en una compañía they have a stake in the success of the venture les interesa que la empresa sea un éxito we parents naturally have a stake in our children's future como padres, es natural que nos incumba el futuro de nuestros hijos
  • 2
    (stakes plural)
    (race) (+ singular or plural verb/+ verbo en singular o plural)[ carrera en la cual los dueños de los caballos que compiten contribuyen al monto del premio ] she's second in the popularity stakes ocupa el segundo lugar en el índice de popularidad they have fallen behind in the salary stakes se han quedado atrás (con respecto a otras profesiones) en cuanto a remuneración

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • (risk) [money/reputation/life] jugarse*to stake sth on sth I'd stake my last dime on it me jugaría hasta el último centavo a que es así she staked her reputation on the result of the experiment su reputación dependía del resultado del experimento

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