"estaca" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
estaca{feminine}
stake{noun}
Esta estaca podría ser el referendo británico, que emitiría un rotundo «no».
That stake could be administered by means of a British referendum, which would deliver a resounding ‘no’.
Esta estaca podría ser el referendo británico, que emitiría un rotundo« no».
That stake could be administered by means of a British referendum, which would deliver a resounding ‘ no’.
En lugar de clavar una estaca, podría haber un remedio más mortal, en forma de una bala de plata.
Instead of a stake there might be an even more deadly termination, in the form of a silver bullet.
beanpole{noun} (stick for supporting plants)
paling{noun} (stake)
picket{noun} (stake)
estaca(also: uña, clavo)
nail{noun}
spur{noun} [zool.]
estacar[estacando · estacado] {transitive verb}
to stake {v.t.}
Hay que clavar una estaca en el corazón de la Constitución.
The Constitution needs a stake through its heart.
En lugar de clavar una estaca, podría haber un remedio más mortal, en forma de una bala de plata.
Instead of a stake there might be an even more deadly termination, in the form of a silver bullet.
Esta estaca podría ser el referendo británico, que emitiría un rotundo «no».
That stake could be administered by means of a British referendum, which would deliver a resounding ‘no’.
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
Context examples for "estaca" in English(!) These sentences come from external sources & may not be accurate. Therefore, we are not responsible for their content.
yo sujeté la estaca mientras ella la clavaba
I held the stake while she hammered it in
clavó la estaca en la tierra
he drove the stake into the ground
una estaca clavada en el suelo
a stake driven into the ground