red carpet

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Synonyms for red carpet

a strip of red carpeting laid down for dignitaries to walk on

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special treatment or hospitality


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A flood warning has been issued, which prompted Oscars organisers at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood to roll out the red carpet a day early and cover it with plastic.
The white rose county is getting ready to roll out the red carpet for Frankel on the opening day of the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor festival, with Sir Henry Cecil due to flesh out the Group 1 by fielding stablemates Twice Over and Bullet Train.
"When France sets a 75 percent top income tax rate we will roll out the red carpet, and we will welcome more French businesses which will pay their taxes in Britain," he said.
So the school holidays have started and we country folks are supposed to roll out the red carpet for our summer guests.
Following a similar line for this one-man show in predominantly Protestant Basel, Cattelan will roll out the red carpet - enough to cover the Kunsthalle's entire first floor - for the surprise visit of a contemporary pop-religious icon.