red mist

  1. informal a feeling of extreme anger that clouds one's judgment temporarily

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How to use red mist in a sentence

  • Something like jealousy gripped him at last, he clenched his teeth and the scene below him swam in a blood-red mist.

    The Hill of Venus | Nathan Gallizier
  • The sun had completely vanished in a dull red mist; and the intense heat and lurid atmosphere did not tend to raise her spirits.

    The Making of a Prig | Evelyn Sharp
  • It was only a glimpse I had of him through red mist—the next instant he was gone.

    The Devil's Own | Randall Parrish