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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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He saw red (below glide path) on the SGSI but was not concerned, because he knew that on the alternate approach profile he would see red until reaching one-quarter mile and still be on profile.
The Canadians, meanwhile, were doing some Olympic news-conference- watching on television (the sport of choice Wednesday), and they saw red, and not just their team color.
Raging Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo lost the plot in Cordoba as he saw red for lashing out at an opponent - minutes after he escaped punishment for throwing a punch.
Despite huffing and puffing, a late disallowed goal was as close as the Italians came to turning it around despite Benfica being reduced to 10 men early in the second half when midfielder Enzo Perez saw red.
Richie Kehoe saw red after a 33rd minute exchange with Antrim full-forward Neil McManus but the Model men went on to dominate the third quarter to lead by 0-15 to 0-8.
Cole gave West Ham a half-time lead and Victor Anichebe marked his Everton recall with his first goal for three months three minutes before Cole saw red.
CHRISTOPHER Graves saw red when his girlfriend said she was going to move out.
But Vale's hopes of earning back-to-back wins were ended when Davis saw red for pulling down Rene Howe, who levelled from the penalty spot and Ryan Jarvis completed the comeback as Vale slipped to 16th.
Minutes later Kieron St Aimie missed from the penalty spot after home defender Chris Carruthers saw red for a foul on the striker.
Representing himself, Cole said: "I got rather angry and just saw red when I went outside and saw he was there.
The lead did not last long with James Collins' own goal four minutes later restoring parity, but United's task became all the more difficult when Nani saw red for a two-footed lunge on Stiliyan Petrov after 29 minutes.