Definition of 'red carpet'
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The mayor has become a regular on the red carpet since his election. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She was met by two warriors guarding the red carpet. The Sun (2017)Needham can be found on red carpets, on film festival awards juries and at movie premieres. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Despite all the red carpet pouting and cringeworthy social media pictures, their quest ended in failure. The Sun (2016)But the Japanese giant has not always been given the red carpet treatment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A red carpet cover-up is under way. Times, Sunday Times (2016)IT is the No1 must-have on the red carpet this awards season. The Sun (2017)CW You don't seem like the same person on the red carpet. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Who says that you have to wear designer on the red carpet? The Sun (2014)It also highlighted his ability to lure stars more often seen on red carpets into the wilderness. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He thinks charm on the red carpet is the essential element of fame. Times, Sunday Times (2013) See all the red carpet glam online. The Sun (2007)Yet he displays few other outward signs of ostentatious extravagance and is rarely seen on the red carpet. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Life was not all red carpets. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Who's that lurking in the red carpet crowd? Times, Sunday Times (2011)So red carpets and stuff like that don't apply to service industry people. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But it won't be red carpet all the way. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He might be back in the England fold but he hardly received the red carpet treatment yesterday. The Sun (2012)The shoes were pure red carpet: white heels with Perspex fronts. Times, Sunday Times (2013)No red carpet, brass brand or Mayor. The Sun (2016)She said: 'It defies what you normally see on the red carpet. The Sun (2011)
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