Translation of "shortlist" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C, usually singular ] UK US short list uk /ˈʃɔːt.lɪst/ us /ˈʃɔːrt.lɪst/

a list of people who have been judged the most suitable for a job or prize, made from a longer list of people originally considered, and from which one person will be chosen

We've drawn up (= decided) a shortlist for the job. 我们已经确定了该职位的最终候选名单。
She's on the shortlist for a first novel prize.
shortlist verb [ T ] UK US short-list uk us

His latest novel has been shortlisted for the Man Booker prize. 他的最新小说已经被列在了布克奖的决选名单上。

(Translation of “shortlist” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)