shortlist


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Wikipedia.

short·list

also short-list  (shôrt′lĭst′)
n.
A list of preferable items or candidates that have been selected for final consideration, as in making an award or filling a position.

shortlist

(ˈʃɔːtˌlɪst)
n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a list of suitable applicants for a job, post, etc, from which the successful candidate will be selected
vb (tr)
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) to put (someone) on a shortlist
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.shortlist - a list of applicants winnowed from a longer list who have been deemed suitable and from which the successful person will be chosen
list, listing - a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
Verb1.shortlist - put someone or something on a short list
grade, rate, rank, place, range, order - assign a rank or rating to; "how would you rank these students?"; "The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide"
Translations
užší výběr
slutliste
esikarsinnan läpäisseet hakijat
uži izbor
選抜候補者リスト
최종선발 후보자 명단
slutlista
คนหรือสิ่งที่ได้รับการคัดเลือก
danh sách sơ tuyển

shortlist

short list [ˈʃɔːrtlɪst] nliste f de(s) candidats sélectionnés
to be on the shortlist → être sur la liste de(s) candidats sélectionnés

shortlist

[ˈʃɔːrtlɪst]
n = shortlistshort-lived [ˌʃɔːrtˈlɪvd] adjde courte durée

shortlist

قاَئِمَةُ مُرْشَحِيـن užší výběr slutliste Auswahlliste κατάσταση ονομάτων preselección esikarsinnan läpäisseet hakijat présélection uži izbor rosa dei candidati 選抜候補者リスト 최종선발 후보자 명단 shortlist kortliste lista skrócona pré-seleção, pré-selecção окончательный список slutlista คนหรือสิ่งที่ได้รับการคัดเลือก ön eleme listesi danh sách sơ tuyển 入围名单
References in periodicals archive ?
Sheeran's record-breaking third album Divide and grime star Stormzy's debut record Gang Signs And Prayers were named on the 12-strong shortlist for the prestigious prize.
The 2016 shortlist is revealed this morning ahead of the glittering award ceremony next month at Bangor University, joint headline sponsors of the awards with the Welsh Government.
THE shortlist has been revealed for the Asian Business Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) annual awards in Birmingham next month.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 13, 2015-Waterstones announces shortlist for Book of the Year 2015
THIS year's Welsh Music Prize shortlist has been revealed, with Catfish and the Bottlemen, Geraint Jarman and Gwenno heading up the list.
This year's shortlist features designs from South Africa, the Americas and China.
The shortlist for the annual awards was unveiled on Thursday and includes a number of schemes across Coventry and Warwickshire.
As the shortlist is now confirmed, voting for the winners opens today (May 23), giving the profession the opportunity to decide the winners.
Singapore, Jan 29, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - The Festival of Media Asia Pacific, the largest gathering of media leaders in Asia Pacific, announced the shortlist for its 2014 awards programme.
THE BBC are to review the shortlisting process for next year's Sports Personality of the Year show after no women made it on to the shortlist for this year's event.
Rob Casey and Mark Runnacles are both on the shortlist for Sports Photographer of the Year.