Example sentences for: stakes

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

  • Groden thought 10 frames were gone, but the stakes on "missing frames" have since risen: One pair of critics now theorizes that three times as many frames were exposed as we see today, that two-thirds of the "original" film has been removed.

  • Even the Alaskan native population, many of whose members still subsist by hunting and fishing, is divided according to the traditional interests and financial stakes in the potential revenues.

  • Now Republicans are turning the tables, arguing that the stakes in Kosovo don't "rise to the level" worthy of U.S. military action.

  • Eons of combat over such high genetic stakes have led to males that are about twice the size of females.

  • In recent months, Chinese corporations have taken stakes in Hong Kong Telecom, Dragon Air, and China Light & Power.


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