Just now the very mention of the highgrader's name was a red rag to his temper.
In the daytime a red rag is sometimes attached to it, I was told by the carpenter.
Drive on, Tom, and here's a red rag to flap at the old thing.
Since Culloden the word had been to him as a red rag to a bull.
A camp fire to an angry elephant is the equivalent of a red rag to a bull.
He had ...