American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- v. To accuse, denounce, or attack (a person, for example) as a Communist or a Communist sympathizer.
- red + bait (Wiktionary)
“We circled around and found a small reef covered with redbait, mussels, and sea urchins, and thronging with fish.”
“While it is premature to compare Barack “Who’s Sane” Obama to Lincoln, FDR, and JFK, it is insane for Republicans to bring up marxism and socialism, to redbait Obama.”
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