When your survival is at stake, pleasure and pain will be strong motivators.
by Roxanne Lu December 11, 2013
a phrase originating from an episode of Will and Grace in which Jack is trying to spread a new phrase meaning "Come on, you can do it!" but it keeps being taken over by a very mascualine female personal trainer.
Come on, lift those weights, stake it!
by Chris Keitt July 25, 2006
A fake stoner usually from 15-17 years old, always brags about he/she is always high. Usually posting on facebook status with misspelled words like, "Am sooo hiii" "Im happy cuz im high" "dum haterz dont now about weed." Always annoying you when you are talking about something and they're always bringing weed up.
by Transforme July 8, 2011
A sharp wooden stick used to dust vampires, people enter the stake through the heart and the vampire turns to dust
Quick pass me a stake, this guy is trying to bite me
by White Wicca March 14, 2004
An action common to modern day teenagers, when a girl or a guy takes something from a friend or sibling because they have gotten permission before and dont feel like asking again. A combination of steal & take.
Man, I guess I should stake John's PSP for this very long car ride.
by Rob van Wijngaarden July 14, 2007
"Stake" is a abbreviation of the words "Staying" and "awake".
Person Y: "When are you going to sleep, fam?"
Person B: "Not going to sleep. I'm stake today."
Person Y: "Alright. Have fun!"
by d34d1n51d3 August 30, 2018
(Verb) In terms of DeFi or decentralized finance,

HODL crypto,

For this you get more crypto
It provides security

(POS algorithm)
unlike Bitcoin which runs POW

Staking is usually followed by %APY Average per yield yearly

an interest bearing account
ZILLIQA (Zil) has a staking property of 17%-23% APY
by Urban Crypto Dictionary April 20, 2021