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live on the edge

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live on the edge

verb phrase

To life dangerously; court disaster: dumped about a quarter-cup of salt on top. ''I like to live on the edge,'' she explained/ pushing his luck, living on the edge, playing brilliantly by the seat of his pants (1990s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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