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A list

or A-list  (ā′lĭst′)
n. Informal
A list or group of the most admired or desirable people, as for a job or social gathering: a private party for Hollywood's A list.

A′-list′ adj.
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Noun1.A-list - a list of names of specially favored peopleA-list - a list of names of specially favored people; "the boss gave me his A-list of people we should try to recruit"
list, listing - a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
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Being a rabbi's kid, if you spend your entire childhood in the same congregation, is a bit like being a B-list celebrity.
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Harmon's finely crafted stories is a portrait of a human soul -- a Mexican tree cutter, burdened with a guilty heart, shares his need for atonement; a retired physician, who has been for his patients "the one to whom they held when they realized, at last, that love alone could not save them," longs for the purpose and connection that his hobbies cannot provide; an English professor finds himself on the run, trying to escape the ecstasy his gift for teaching arouses in his students; an aging B-list actress longs for the day when she was seen and admired; an injured department store pianist comes to terms with the limits of his gifts and his life; an elderly florist rages against the changing times and attitudes that are driving her to bankruptcy; and more.
On DC's Legends of Tomorrow, various B-list superheroes (don't tell them I said that--they prefer to be called Legends, thank you very much) travel through time to stop temporal aberrations from changing history as they know it.
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