red-carpet treatment

*red-carpet treatment

Fig. very special treatment; royal treatment. (*Typically: get ~; have ~; give someone ~.) I love to go to fancy stores where I get the red-carpet treatment. The queen expects to get the red-carpet treatment wherever she goes.
See also: treatment
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The ITV show wanted to give Prince Charles and Camilla the red-carpet treatment when they came to the studio in London on Wednesday, so staff spruced up the door wedges to make them look more presentable.
To become an NSG member, the red-carpet treatment India wants to be given by the rest of the world is no more than a forlorn hope.
Excitement for the Olympic-style World Cup of Handball in Colombia is growing, and the City of Girardot is giving the red-carpet treatment to wallball's finest players from around the world.
I was not in the class of big businesspersons, so I thought I was not entitled to red-carpet treatment.
and you will know my name is the Lord when I lay my vengeance upon you SAMUEL L JACKSON was not given the red-carpet treatment at Royal Liverpool yesterday - as the Hollywood idol was turned away from the main clubhouse car park.
The Chancellor was given the red-carpet treatment on her one-day visit to London, addressing both Houses of Parliament in the Royal Gallery of the Palace of Westminster and taking tea with the Queen at Buckingham Palace, prompting one German reporter to remark that she was being received as "the Queen of Europe".
Star-struck diners can expect the red-carpet treatment at the outlet in Jumeirah's Sunset Mall, which is scheduled to open at the end of October.
However, the Golden Globe Award winner also asserted that she loves being given the red-carpet treatment.
Year 6 pupil, Gethin Hughes said they were thrilled with the red-carpet treatment at the public screening of their film.
Thirteen women who succeeded in battling cancer enjoyed red-carpet treatment at "Celebrating the Beauty of Life: Star Styling for Cancer Survivors.
The full red-carpet treatment and a champagne reception.
Red-carpet treatment in the Piazza Maggiore awaits his first non-Chinese pic, "Flight of the Red Balloon," which unspooled in Cannes this year.
But the Scot is clearly up for the fight and has already given Brady the full red-carpet treatment at Old Trafford.
Cuban Defense Minister Raul Castro, who is acting president while his elder brother Fidel recovers from intestinal surgery, gave red-carpet treatment to Mikhail Fradkov, the highest-ranking Russian official to come to Cuba since a visit by President Vladimir Putin in 2000.
Julie George of Eagle Rock and her year-old pooch, Tillie, took Best in Show and received red-carpet treatment at Purina headquarters in St.