Definition of Red Fed in English:

Red Fed

noun

NZ
informal
  • Originally: a member of the New Zealand Federation of Labour (founded in 1909). In later use (informal): a person who rebels against the established order; a left-winger.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in New Zealand Free Lance (Wellington). Shortened from Red Federationist from red + federationist, after Red Federation, popular name of the New Zealand Federation of Labour.

Pronunciation

Red Fed

/ˈrɛd ˌfɛd/