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red

Of or relating to a firm or the operations of a firm that are deemed unprofitable. The term derives from the color of ink used to show losses on financial statements. Compare black.
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Our eyes react differently to red and blue lights -- with the eye's focusing system contracting when it sees red and relaxing when it sees blue.
This mile-and-a-half event sees Red Ramona make his second appearance for Akehurst junior, who trains near the track at South Hatch stables, since being bought out of Roger Charlton's yard.
To make matters worse, cruel Daniel is enjoying taunting her but Tina sees red and the two of them end up fighting it out.