at (one's) own peril

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at (one's) own peril

Done with the foreknowledge or forewarning that there is implied danger, especially of loss of life, which one must accept as one's own responsibility. Those who skydive do so at their own peril.
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(do something) at your (own) ˈperil

(often used as a warning) at the risk of serious danger: People who go climbing in winter do so at their own peril.You go in Mike’s car at your peril. He’s a terrible driver.
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I walked with the utmost circumspection, to avoid treading on any stragglers who might remain in the streets, although the orders were very strict, that all people should keep in their houses, at their own peril.
Those who trade with North Korea do so at their own peril.
Oyoo said they have been left with depleted side but warned her opponents to underrate them at their own peril.
Navy ships at risk understands that they do so at their own peril.
Labour MPs in particular, who contemptuously dismiss grassroots unrest, do so at their own peril.
However, whoever succeeds Sir Albert Bore will be making a fatal error of judgement, or be it at their own peril if they offer a cabinet post to Sir Albert, unless of course they are stronger in character and leadership than Bore.
We said at the time, 'Let the critics talk us down, it's at their own peril.
Humans ignore health and benefits of oceans at their own peril.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama said Tuesday that foreign firms testing commercial prospects in Iran did so at their own peril and vowed to come down like a "ton of bricks" on sanctions violators.
The Middle East in its reality resembles a circus, or a theatrical play, where you have your heroes and villains monsters and angels, as well as the brave and the cowardly," says Rifai, "I want to give them all a role, and highlight how society and politicians underestimate the common man at their own peril.
London, Oct 26( ANI ): England fast bowler Steve Finn has said the players were pained after they were whitewashed 5-0 by India in the one-day series on their home turf, and warned doubters to write off the young team at their own peril.
They're having a tough run at the moment but anyone who writes St Helens off in March does so at their own peril.
Investors who ignore this boom do so at their own peril.
With investors increasingly looking to emerging markets, and BRIC countries' nominal GDP growing at about 14%, according to PIMCO, advisors who neglect investments in global markets do so at their own peril.
But center store matters, and retailers that ignore it do so at their own peril.