the surveillance of a location by the police, as in anticipation of a crime or the arrival of a wanted person.
the place from which such surveillance is carried out.
something that is bounded or separated by or as if by stakes, especially property, territory, or the like that one identifies or claims as one’s own.
a police surveillance of an area, house, or criminal suspect
an area or house kept under such surveillance
(transitive, adverb) to keep under surveillance
noun 1. a horse that is regularly entered in stake races.
noun 1. the holder of the stakes of a wager. 2. a person or group that has an investment, share, or interest in something, as a business or industry. 3. Law. a person holding money or property to which two or more persons make rival claims. noun 1. a person or group owning a significant […]
- Stakeholder pension
noun 1. (in Britain) a flexible pension scheme with low charges, in which contributors can stop and restart payments and switch funds to another scheme without paying a penalty
- Stakeholder economy
noun an economic situation in which everyone is affected and concerned with its success