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Meaning of “push your luck” in the English Dictionary

"push your luck" in British English

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push your luck

(also push it) to ​try too hard to get a ​particularresult and ​risklosing what you have ​achieved: She's ​agreed to ​help on ​Saturday, but I ​think I'd be ​pushing my ​luck if I ​asked her to be here the ​wholeweekend.
(Definition of push your luck from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “push your luck”
in Chinese (Simplified) 愚蠢冒险, 得寸进尺…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愚蠢冒險, 得寸進尺…
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