- stake a claim,
- stake boat,
- stake body
Origin of stairway
Examples from the Web for stairway
Bucca hung up the phone and started up the stairway with fellow fire marshal John Devery.
I look around the stairway, and I see Al Capone and another guy sitting in the living room having a beef about ‘receipts.’The Stacks: Mr. Bad Taste and Trouble Himself: Robert Mitchum|Robert Ward|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And now that same song, “Stairway to Heaven” is at the center of another battle over ownership.
For more than a half-century before “Stairway to Heaven,” recording artists had been doing this, usually with impunity.
Despite what some have claimed, the cited passages from “Stairway to Heaven” and “Spirit” are not identical.
The table was placed under a stairway, just room for the four of us.The Greater Love|George T. McCarthy
Then we arose, and ascended the stairway, and my uncle ordered the workmen to replace the stones upon the tomb.
Most of the steps of the stairway were in good condition for the ogre had only destroyed those at the top.The Chinese Fairy Book|Various
He descended the stairway from the second floor and smiled at me inquiringly.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
There should be some indoor way of getting into the cellar, as by a stairway from the building above it.Mushrooms: how to grow them|William Falconer