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Red

DEFINITION

A.) Communist. Commie. The term is a hateful reference in America to anyone who espouses socialistic intentions. A very common scornful term in the 1940-1950s.

B.) Negative financials. (Compare to Black.) I hear your business is in the red, how much longer can you go?”

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