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red mist

A state of extreme anger, excitement, or competitive arousal, such as might cloud one's judgment or senses. Primarily heard in UK. Their striker isn't the most consistent player on the pitch, but once he sees the red mist, you had better get out of his way. I'm not sure what happened. I was at the pub having a pint, and then someone insulted me, and I guess the red mist must have descended, because, the next thing I knew, I was being dragged away with bloodied knuckles.
See also: mist, red
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Until then he had been reasonably calm, but at that stage the red mist took over and he simply lost his temper."
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WHEN people talk about the red mist descending on you in the heat of battle, I know exactly what they mean.
"There are some people who, though they might be nice, when they go onto the rugby field they see the red mist and lose control.
However, Mark Powell found the target for the hosts to draw them level but moments later the red mist descended for Lewis and the striker was dismissed, with the Lilywhites forced to defend a point.
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United's Scouse striker Wayne Rooney will once again be the centre of attention for a fixture which rarely disappoints and often explodes with both teams capable of letting the red mist descend on the most bitter of rivalries.
The traffic was infinitely heavier, but nevertheless orderly, yet after only half an hour here and the red mist was back!