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 Redan’.Redding-straik (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Redder (The).
 
The adviser, the person who redes or interferes. Thus the proverb, “The redder gets aye the warst lick of the fray.”   1
       
“Those that in quarrels interpose
Must wipe themselves a bloody nose.”
 


 Redan’.Redding-straik (A). 

 
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