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Synonyms for stakesteɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interest, stake(noun)

    (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something

    "they have interests all over the world"; "a stake in the company's future"

    Synonyms:
    sake, interest group, stake, wager, interestingness, post, interest, stakes, pastime, pursuit, involvement, bet

  2. post, stake(noun)

    a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track)

    "a pair of posts marked the goal"; "the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake"

    Synonyms:
    wager, post, stakes, place, station, mail service, bet, mail, postal service, office, military post, position, interest, situation, spot, stake, berth, billet

  3. stake(noun)

    instrument of execution consisting of a vertical post that a victim is tied to for burning

    Synonyms:
    wager, interest, bet, stakes, post

  4. stake, stakes, bet, wager(noun)

    the money risked on a gamble

    Synonyms:
    wager, interest, stake, bet, stakes, post

  5. stake(verb)

    a strong wooden or metal post with a point at one end so it can be driven into the ground

    Synonyms:
    wager, interest, bet, stakes, post

  6. venture, hazard, adventure, stake, jeopardize(verb)

    put at risk

    "I will stake my good reputation for this"

    Synonyms:
    pretend, impale, guess, run a risk, chance, gamble, back, take chances, gage, endanger, threaten, peril, menace, imperil, embark, venture, hazard, jeopardise, jeopardize, stake, adventure, punt, take a chance, post, risk, bet on, game

  7. bet on, back, gage, stake, game, punt(verb)

    place a bet on

    "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"

    Synonyms:
    second, bet on, gage, back, adventure, plump for, impale, support, pole, plunk for, game, post, hazard, venture, indorse, stake, jeopardize, punt, endorse, back up

  8. stake, post(verb)

    mark with a stake

    "stake out the path"

    Synonyms:
    bet on, put up, gage, post, adventure, back, impale, place, mail, station, brand, game, hazard, venture, jeopardize, stake, carry, punt, send

  9. stake(verb)

    tie or fasten to a stake

    "stake your goat"

    Synonyms:
    back, gage, impale, adventure, post, hazard, jeopardize, venture, game, punt, bet on

  10. impale, stake(verb)

    kill by piercing with a spear or sharp pole

    "the enemies were impaled and left to die"

    Synonyms:
    back, stake, empale, impale, adventure, punt, bet on, post, hazard, transfix, jeopardize, venture, game, gage, spike

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stake(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stick (pointed for driving into the ground), picket, pale

  2. stake(n.)

    Synonyms:
    wager, bet, pledge

  3. stake(n.)

    Synonyms:
    risk, hazard, venture, adventure

  4. stake(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    risk, venture, hazard, peril, imperil, jeopardize, wager, pledge, put at stake, put at hazard

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

game, set, play, pyre, interest, gambling, jeu, danger, risk, jeopardy, pile, gaming, cause, playing, bonfire


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