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roll out the red carpet (for someone)

to give a ​guestspecialtreatment: New York ​rolled out the ​redcarpet for the ​astronauts.
(Definition of roll out the red carpet (for someone) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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