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put/lay sth on the line

to ​risk something: Firefighters put ​theirlives on the line every ​workingday.
(Definition of put/lay sth on the line from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put/lay sth on the line”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使…冒风险…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使…冒風險…
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