⇄Change DirectionTranslation for 'to be at stake' from English to Russian
быть поставленным на карту [несов.] [перен.]to be at stake
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Usage Examples English
  • Deeming the honor of the Spanish flag to be at stake, de Lezo threatened the city with bombardment.
  • As part of the historical relationship between them, any time the government is interacting with Aboriginal people the honour of the crown is said to be at stake.
  • It was not only the very existence of the Ottoman Empire that seemed to be at stake, but Egypt itself had become more than ever an object of attention, to British statesmen especially, and in the issue of the struggle were involved the interests of the British Empire in the two routes to India by the Isthmus of Suez and the valley of the Euphrates.
  • In this episode, the Wadi, a group of aliens from the Gamma Quadrant, pay a visit to Deep Space Nine; they challenge the bartender Quark to play a board game in which the lives of the station's crew appear to be at stake.
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