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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
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After shortlists were drawn up by the CityLife team and a panel of experts, the public voted in their thousands across the ten categories to select the winners.
The shortlists for the Daily Post Business Awards in association with Bangor University and the Welsh Government is as follows.
Voting for the shortlists in the WalesOnline Property Awards, in association with Waterstone Homes, has begun and is hotting up.
The shortlists for the James Tait Black memorial prize have been announced and in conjunction with 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death on 23 April, a memoir of the Bard has been included on the shortlist of biographies, The Guardian newspaper reported on Thursday
The LG ICC Awards shortlists, which were announced today in Mumbai by ICC Chief Executive David Richardson, see 12 different ICC Members represented across the categories for the top individual prizes in international cricket.
To date most of them have opposed such shortlists, not least because such shortlists are designed to parachute posh southerners who have only been in the party for five minutes into safe northern seats.
ERIC CANTONA dominates the shortlists for the Premier League 20 Seasons Awards.
He believes the regional board may have misinterpreted the rule book and was under the mistaken belief that the party was insisting on shortlists of two candidates.
Labour introduced its controversial all-women shortlists to encourage more women into Parliament, but the policy has been unpopular with grassroots supporters.
I WOULD like to support my colleague, Councillor Rob Curtis, with his comments about the use of all-women shortlists by Labour in the Vale of Glamorgan (Viewpoints August 28).
All-women shortlists are the kind of namby-pamby, positive discrimination, political correctness that people don't like these days.
The RIBA's best architects have long found some of their most interesting commissions in continental Europe - but perhaps it's up to UK clients to ensure a better representation of buildings in Britain in future years' shortlists.