risk one's life

risk one's life
put one's own life in danger

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • life — /laɪf / (say luyf) noun (plural lives) 1. the condition which distinguishes animals and plants from inorganic objects and dead organisms. The distinguishing manifestations of life are: growth through metabolism, reproduction, and the power of… …  

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