Translation of "shortlist" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun UK US short list uk /ˈʃɔːt.lɪst/ us /ˈʃɔːrt-/

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

lista de candidatos preseleccionados
We’ve drawn up (= decided) a shortlist for the job.
She’s on the shortlist for a first novel prize.
shortlist verb UK US short-list uk us

His latest novel has been shortlisted for the Man Booker prize.

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