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push your luck

(also push it)
to try too hard to get a particular result and risk losing 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 whole weekend.
Translations of “push your luck”
in Chinese (Traditional) 愚蠢冒險, 得寸進尺…
in Chinese (Simplified) 愚蠢冒险, 得寸进尺…
(Definition of push your luck from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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