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  • Chance your arm
  • Chinaman's chance
  • Clear and present danger
  • Danger, Will Robinson ( A catchphrase from The Robot In Lost In Space )
  • Det the Threat ( Nickname of basketball player Detlef Schrempf )
  • Dice with death
  • Dire consequences
  • Down to the last out ( A baseball expression meaning to have one last chance )
  • Drinking in the last chance saloon
  • Even chance
  • False jeopardy ( plot device in TV melodramas where danger is threatened only for it to be found to be a false alarm )
  • Fat chance
  • Fighting chance
  • Flirting with disaster
  • Fly by the seat of your pants
  • Give Peace A Chance ( John Lennon song )
  • Go out on a limb
  • Go through fire and water for
  • Got a tiger by the tail
  • Got nothing to lose
  • Half a chance
  • Hazard a guess
  • Hazards of the job
  • Here goes nothing
  • High wire act
  • Idle threat
  • In with a chance
  • Invest with power
  • It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it ( Maurice Switzer quotation )
  • Jump at the chance
  • Last chance
  • Live dangerously
  • Main chance
  • Not a chinaman's chance
  • Not the ghost of a chance
  • Nothing ventured nothing gained
  • Occupational hazard
  • On the off chance
  • Our entire economy is in danger
  • Out of danger
  • Play chicken
  • Put your head into the lion's mouth
  • Put your head on the block
  • Risk averse
  • Risk capital
  • Risk life and limb
  • Risk management
  • Risky business
  • Run the risk
  • Russian roulette
  • Sail close to the wind
  • Snowball in hell's chance
  • Stake your claim
  • Stare into the abyss
  • Stick your neck out
  • Stranger danger
  • Take a chance on me ( ABBA lyric )
  • Take a gamble
  • Take your life in your hands
  • Tempting fate
  • The Monte Carlo theory
  • The Peerless Leader ( Nickname of Frank Chance )
  • The Phantom Menace ( George Lucas movie in the Star Wars series )
  • The Prince of Menace ( Nickname of actor Vincent Price )
  • Thrills and spills
  • To save and invest, talk to Natwest ( Natwest Bank advertising slogan )
  • Triple threat
  • Try your luck
  • Yellow peril
  • You don't get a second chance at a first impression
  • You must speculate to accumulate
  • You only get one chance to make a first impression
  • You only live once

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