risk one's neck

Definition of risk one's neck

  1. :  to do something that puts one in danger of serious injury or death I would never risk my neck on a sport like skydiving. News reporters often risk their necks working in war zones.

Word by Word Definitions

riskplay
  1. :  possibility of loss or injury :  peril

    :  someone or something that creates or suggests a hazard

    :  the chance of loss or the perils to the subject matter of an insurance contract

  1. :  to expose to hazard or danger

    :  to incur the risk or danger of

neckplay
  1. :  the part of an animal that connects the head with the body

    :  the siphon of a bivalve mollusk (such as a clam)

    :  the part of a garment that covers or is next to the neck

  1. :  to kiss and caress amorously

    :  to reduce in diameter

    :  to engage in amorous kissing and caressing


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