Origin of A list
Examples from the Web for a-list
In another year, stories about the strange new face of an A-list actress might draw chortles and cackles.Renée Zellweger Got a New Face—and Everyone Had An Opinion About It|Kevin O’Keeffe|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But really, the A-list case comes down to the fact of his last name.
On no other show would you see an A-list actor from a newly released blockbuster like Gone Girl getting fired up over Islam.
Now that Lohan is no longer an A-list celebrity, he washed his hands clean of the redheaded bombshell.
Indeed, our A-list Asian blogger Phil Yu calls himself Angry Asian Man to address this lack.Model Minority Rage: Why the Hulk Should Be an Asian Guy|Arthur Chu|July 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for a-list
- the most socially desirable category
- (as modifier)an A-list event