a royal pain a great annoyance. This guy’s a royal pain, but we have to put up with him because he’s the boss. the royal treatment

a royal pain a great annoyance.
- E.g. This guy’s a royal pain, but we have to put up with him because he’s the boss. the royal treatment very good treatment; very good and thoughtful care of a person.
- E.g. I was well cared for. They gave me the royal treatment.
- E.g. I got the royal treatment when I stayed at that expensive hotel
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