transitive verbshort-list·ed, short-list·ing, short-lists
To include on a shortlist: short-listed five candidates for the job opening.
- Alternative spelling of short list.
(third-person singular simple present short-lists, present participle short-listing, simple past and past participle short-listed)
- Alternative spelling of shortlist.
(plural short lists)
- A list of candidates that has been generated from a longer list (a long list)