see red
phrasal to become very angry

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • see red — {v. phr.}, {informal} To become very angry. * /Whenever anyone teased John about his weight, he saw red. / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • see red — {v. phr.}, {informal} To become very angry. * /Whenever anyone teased John about his weight, he saw red. / …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • see red — If someone sees red, they become very angry about something …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • see red — ► see red informal become very angry suddenly. Main Entry: ↑red …   English terms dictionary

  • see red — verb become angry He angers easily • Syn: ↑anger • Derivationally related forms: ↑anger (for: ↑anger) • Hypernyms: ↑feel, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • see red —    If someone sees red, they become very angry about something.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If someone sees red, they suddenly become very angry or annoyed.     Discrimination of any kind makes me see red …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • see red — tv. to be angry. □ When she hung up the phone, I saw red. I’ve never been so angry in my life. □ As he continued to talk, she began to see red …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • see red — become angry, burn up    When she interrupts me, I see red. I get really angry …   English idioms

  • see red — Drivers in a rush who stop at traffic lights often see red …   English expressions

  • see red — verb a) To become angry or irritated. The new tax proposal had voters seeing red. b) To receive a red card, and be dismissed from the playing field …   Wiktionary

  • see\ red — v. phr. informal To become very angry. Whenever anyone teased John about his weight, he saw red …   Словарь американских идиом

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