Meaning of shortlistee in English:

shortlistee

noun

See shortlist

‘The other thing is, being one of the people who has gone through the anguish and agony of being an unsuccessful shortlistee in the first Creative Scotland Awards, I feel there should be an element of proven need.’
  • ‘In practice, one of the 10 shortlistees each year hails from the unpopular end of things.’
  • ‘This may not pose a problem for her fellow shortlistee, Damien Hirst, who can be seen prancing across the September issues of both Vanity Fair and Esquire.’
  • ‘Saga magazine's glamorous editrix Emma Soames called the shortlistees on stage, produced an enormous cardboard cheque for £20,000, and handed it to Christopher Robbins.’
  • ‘A week earlier, Reid had been one of the losing shortlistees when Philip Gross's The Water Table won the TS Eliot prize’