staker

noun stak·er \ˈstākə(r)\

Definition of staker

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  one that stakes: such as a :  percher c b :  a worker who uses a handpress to press or rivet watch or clock parts together

  2. 2 [1stake + -er] :  a plant (such as a tomato) of such size that it requires a stake for support when it is planted

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Origin and Etymology of staker

Middle English, from staken to stake + -er — more at stake


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