red carpet (plural red carpets)
- A strip of red carpet that is laid for a VIP to walk on.
2015 February 23, “Oscars 2015: 10 things we learned”, The Guardian (London):
- This time, the actor was in uncomfortably touchy-feely form. First he sidled up behind Scarlett Johansson as she posed on the red carpet, kissed her, and slid his hand around her waist.
- VIP treatment.
a strip of red carpet laid for a VIP