stake, at the
[bear-baiting] under attack; or [gambling]: at risk
AW II.iii.148[King to Bertram] My honour's at the stake
JC IV.i.48[Octavius to Antony] we are at the stake, / And bayed about with many enemies
TN III.i.115[Olivia to Viola as Cesario] Have you not set mine honour at the stake
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