try one's luck
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- (idiomatic, often with at) To make a risky attempt.
- Why don't you try your luck at the blackjack tables?
- 2011 March 2, Andy Campbell, “Celtic 1 - 0 Rangers”, in BBC:
- Ki Sung-Yeung tried his luck from distance with a fierce left-foot shot but the attempt was always rising over the top.