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.
See also: stake
References in classic literature ?
Tantor wrapped his trunk about the body of Korak and the stake to which it was bound, and tore it from the ground.
The official said GAIL has finally fallen in line and a decision taken to let ADB sell stake to any of the other interested parties.
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.