stake to

stake someone to something

to make a loan of something to someone. I will stake you to a hundred bucks if that will help. Jed refused to stake Tex to a loan.
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To prevent all the enclosed stems from gathering together, run the twine from number one stake to number three, then from stake five to stake two, and so on.
EADS, which is buying BAe's 20% stake to give it full control of Airbus, said no-one could know whether the A380 would face further hurdles.