Synonyms to play with fire

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, flirt with death, front, go for broke, meet, meet boldly, meet head-on, play Russian roulette, run the gauntlet, set at defiance, speak out, speak up, stand up to, tempt Providence, Achilles, Amazon, David, Hector, Roland, Samson, a man, abide, abide with, advantageous, air serviceman, audacious, aweless, baffle, balk, banter, bear, bear with, beneficial, bid defiance, bide, blast, bold, bold-spirited, bravura, braw, breast, bright, bring before, bring forward, bring up, brook, bulldog, call out, cannon fodder, challenge, chance, checkmate, chichi, chivalric, chivalrous, chutzpanik, circumvent, colorful, colory, confident, confound, confront with, contravene, counter, counteract, countermand, counterwork, courageous, court destruction, cross, dare, daring, dash, dashing, dauntless, decorated hero, defeat, defiant, defy, demigod, demigoddess, destroy