Press my luck - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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press (one's) luck
To risk losing the good favor or fortune one has garnered thus far by brashly or overconfidently seeking more. I know you're in the boss's good graces now, but don't press your luck: she's been known to turn on people for getting too cocky. I've had some good winnings at blackjack, but I don't think I should press my luck any further.
References in periodicals archive
Not to press my luck
, but I'm hoping if I ask you nicely, you'll all pitch in to help me with a project.
Better get back as Big Guy said he stretched a point to let me in the first time, so I had better not press my luck
Although I haven't had any knee problems yet I don't want to press my luck