Other definitions for alist (2 of 2)
Origin of A list
How to use alist in a sentence
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
ROME — What does it take for a Hollywood A-lister to get a private audience with Pope Francis?Pope Francis Has the Pleasure of Meeting Angelina Jolie for a Few Seconds|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“Gronkowski” itself never manages to sound more erotic than the name of a hearty Polish stew or a D-list WWE performer.
With all due respect to his athletic skill, Gronkowski is not high on the list of NFL players that elicit carnal thoughts.
In fact, he's not even high on the list of NFL players one jerks off too during halftime at Gillette Stadium.
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
He gives a list of the sponsors of the baptized Indians, who included many of the French nobility and clergy.
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
The great Mr. Abrahams had an unlimited commission to secure at any price, a long list of great works.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
British Dictionary definitions for alist
- the most socially desirable category
- (as modifier)an A-list event