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do or die

said when you are in a situation in which you must take a big risk in order to avoid failure: On Tuesday, it's do or die in the final game.
Translations of “do or die”
in Chinese (Traditional) 拼死一搏,孤注一擲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拼死一搏,孤注一掷…
(Definition of do or die from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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