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A-list meaning

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  • A-list is a term that alludes to major movie stars, The A-list is part of a larger guide called The Hot List that has become an industry-standard guide in Hollywood. The Ulmer scale categorizes the lists into A+, A, B+, B, C, and D listings.
  • 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.
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      1. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The film grossed $464 million worldwide, ensconcing her in the Hollywood A-list.

    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.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Uncomparable adjectives
        • Nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
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