Example sentences for: stake

How can you use “stake” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • 2 The Business Stake in Effective Project Systems (Washington, D.C.: TBR, 1997).

  • A tenured professor is like a corporate stockholder--he has a permanent stake in the fortunes of the institution.

  • His exacting minute-by-minute account of hostile encounters and sexual encounters leaves no doubt about what was ultimately at stake when males fought (often coalitionally).

  • Having been pounded through the '90s with predictable, upbeat film endings dictated by test audiences ("Does Joan really have to burn at the stake?"

  • A story claims the real prize at stake in next month's elections is the power to re-district after the 2000 census.

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