Definition of risk one's neck
- I would never risk my neck on a sport like skydiving.
- News reporters often risk their necks working in war zones.
: 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
: to expose to hazard or danger
: to incur the risk or danger of
: 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
: to kiss and caress amorously
: to reduce in diameter
: to engage in amorous kissing and caressing
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