Recent Examples of short list from the Web
After going through the home, note whether this house makes the short list: yes, no, or maybe.
King, a career insider who was deputy superintendent at the time of the last search, was not on everyone's short lists before she was named in January 2016.
ICM Partners have begun preparing a transition plan while Yim and Iser finalize discussions with a short list of agencies that reportedly includes CAA, Paradigm and UTA.
Prospect Eric Skoglund would certainly be on the short list if the need for a spot starter were to arise this season because of an injury.
With a short list that includes most of the nation's elite programs, Nicholas Petit-Frere is in high demand ahead of signing day.
See who made the Academy's short list for actress and actor in a leading role.
As nearly every breathing South Floridian should know by now, Miami made the short list of 20 cities (down from an original 238 applicants) vying for the second headquarters for e-retail giant Amazon.
Asking the question: 'Shining moments: Who's Got Next?', Ayton is on the magazine's 'short list' of players who could bust out this year.
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Definition of short list for English Language Learners
: a list of a small number of people or things that have been selected from a larger group and are being considered to receive an award, to get a job, etc.
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