Sentence examples of "at stake" in English

I felt that my honor was at stake. Je sentais que mon honneur en tant qu'homme était en jeu.
The future of our company is at stake. We have been heavily in the red for the last couple of years. L'avenir de l'entreprise est en jeu. Ça fait deux ans que nous sommes sérieusement dans le rouge.
When an average person sends a message in a bottle, it's just a childish fantasy. When Christopher Columbus sends a message in a bottle, the fate of an entire country is at stake. Quand monsieur tout-le-monde envoie un message dans une bouteille, c'est juste un amusement enfantin. Quand Christophe Colomb envoie un message dans une bouteille, c'est le sort d'un pays entier qui est en jeu.
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