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What does an "emotional stake" mean?

E.g: to increase the emotional stakes, I had my favorites in both.

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Are you aware of the meaning of the word stake? –  Matt Эллен Mar 5 at 12:02

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Emotional stake means you had a particular emotional interest in the outcome, perhaps if your children were playing against each other on different teams. This would tie in with your example. A sibling rivalry would be the perfect example of competing emotional stakes.

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Emotional sake is something which bounds a person to perform some action, just to give respect or for the sake of that particular emotion with which its attached.

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Has anyone really been far even as decided to use even go want to do look more like? –  Ronan Mar 5 at 14:32
    
You've misread the question. –  Matt Эллен Sep 22 at 12:27

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