B-list
noun Date: 1967 a list or group of individuals who are prominent but not important or popular enough to be on the A-list

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • B-list — [ˈbi: lıst] adj [only before noun] among the group of film stars, musicians etc who are fairly famous or popular, but are not the most popular or famous →↑A list ▪ B list celebrities …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • B-list — [ bi ,lıst ] adjective only before noun MAINLY JOURNALISM referring to people who are fairly well known but not very famous ─ compare A LIST …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • B-list — Bˈ list adjective (informal) Not belonging to the most important or famous group (of celebrities, etc) • • • Main Entry: ↑B …   Useful english dictionary

  • B-list — A list containing those who did not quite make the top list, which is the A list The term B list makes the B list. {Makes sense when appended to its own quotation makes sense when appended to its own quotation. Hume} …   Dictionary of american slang

  • B-list — A list containing those who did not quite make the top list, which is the A list The term B list makes the B list. {Makes sense when appended to its own quotation makes sense when appended to its own quotation. Hume} …   Dictionary of american slang

  • B-list — adj. B list is used with these nouns: ↑actor, actress, ↑celebrity, ↑star …   Collocations dictionary

  • B-list — noun An informal list of people in any of several categories (but especially in the entertainment industry) who are admired, desirable or bankable, but not as much as the people on the A list See Also: A list, C list, Z list …   Wiktionary

  • B-list — UK / US adjective [only before noun] mainly journalism referring to people who are fairly well known but not very famous • See: A list …   English dictionary

  • List of United States Navy ships, B — B Ba* USS B 1 (SS 10) * USS B 2 (SS 11) * USS B 3 (SS 12) * USS B. A. H. Hubbard (SP 416) * USS B. F. Macomber (SP 980) * USS B. H. B. Hubbard (SP 416) * USS B. N. Creary (1864) * USS Bab (SP 116) * USS Babbitt (DD 128) * USS Babette II (SP 484)… …   Wikipedia

  • b — UK [biː] / US [bɪ] or B UK / US noun Word forms b : singular b plural b s Word forms B : singular B plural B s 1) [countable] the second letter of the English alphabet. B is a consonant. 2) a) [countable/uncountable] music the seventh note of a… …   English dictionary

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