Synonyms to flirt with death

bell the cat, affront, beard, bite the bullet, brave, brazen, brazen out, confront, court danger, defy danger, face, face the music, face up, face up to, front, go for broke, meet, meet boldly, meet head-on, play Russian roulette, play with fire, run the gauntlet, set at defiance, speak out, speak up, stand up to, tempt Providence, be determined, be in earnest, be resolved, buckle down, buckle to, carry through, cross the Rubicon, die fighting, die hard, do to perfection, do up brown, exhaust every move, follow out, follow through, follow up, go all lengths, go all out, go the limit, go whole hog, leave nothing hanging, mean business, never say die, overlook nothing, see it through, see out, shoot the works, strain every nerve, take the plunge, chance, court destruction, dare, forget the odds, gamble, hazard, ris