, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Staked (stkd); p. pr. & vb. n. Staking.] 1. To fasten, support, or defend with stakes; as, to stake vines or plants.
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2. To mark the limits of by stakes; -- with out; as, to stake out land; to stake out a new road.
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3. To put at hazard upon the issue of competition, or upon a future contingency; to wager; to pledge.
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I'll stake yon lamb, that near the fountain plays.
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4. To pierce or wound with a stake. Spectator.
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