Meaning of grubstake
Pronunciation: (grub'stāk"), [key]
— n., v., -staked, -stak•ing.
- provisions, gear, etc., furnished to a prospector on condition of participating in the profits of any discoveries.
- money or other assistance furnished at a time of need or of starting an enterprise.
- to furnish with a grubstake: I grubstaked him to two mules and supplies enough for five months.
- grubstake (Thesaurus)