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A-list meaning

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  • A-list is a term that alludes to major movie stars, or the most bankable in the Hollywood film industry or to major recording artists, major international sports stars or miscellaneous occupations such as the most successful film directors,
  • The A-list is part of a larger guide called The Hot List that has become an industry-standard guide in Hollywood. James Ulmer has also developed a Hot List of directors.
  • The Ulmer scale categorizes the lists into A+, A, B+, B, C, and D listings.

    Definition of A-list in English Dictionary

  • NounSUF-ist
    1. (chiefly US) An informal list of people in any of several categories (but especially in the entertainment industry) who are most admired, desirable or bankable.
      1. The film grossed $464 million worldwide, ensconcing her in the Hollywood A-list.
  • Adjective
    1. (chiefly US) Best of the group; top.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The film grossed $464 million worldwide, ensconcing her in the Hollywood A-list.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Uncomparable adjectives
        • Nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
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        Meaning of A-list for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "A-list" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum.
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