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1. list

noun. ['ˈlɪst'] a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics).

Synonyms

  • point
  • free list
  • queue
  • inventory
  • database
  • A-list
  • standing
  • table of contents
  • stack
  • FAQ
  • black book
  • computer menu
  • distribution list
  • order of business
  • criminal record
  • hit parade
  • playlist
  • roll
  • shopping list
  • catalog
  • catalogue
  • agenda
  • item
  • push-down stack
  • calorie chart
  • mailing list
  • shitlist
  • bibliography
  • price list
  • shortlist
  • sick list
  • grocery list
  • listing
  • corrigenda
  • portfolio
  • stock list
  • canon
  • blacklist
  • masthead
  • roster
  • honours list
  • contents
  • enumeration
  • hit list
  • ticket
  • calendar
  • posting
  • wish list
  • codex
  • checklist
  • credits
  • play list
  • short list
  • agendum
  • index
  • push-down list
  • necrology
  • key
  • schedule
  • slate
  • directory
  • bill
  • class list
  • numbering
  • flag
  • menu
  • character set

Antonyms

  • middle
  • end
  • beginning
  • undock

Etymology

  • liste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • list (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lystan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with List

  • preexist
  • reminisced
  • coexist
  • subsist
  • dismissed
  • consist
  • baptiste
  • resist
  • persist
  • insist
  • exist
  • desist
  • twist
  • tryst
  • quist
  • krist
  • grist
  • ghrist
  • frist
  • crist
  • chryst
  • assist
  • wrist
  • wist
  • vist
  • schist
  • rist
  • pissed
  • nist
  • mist

Example sentences of the word list


1. Noun, singular or mass
Make a list of the music you want to distribute.

2. Verb, base form
Yahoo will list suggestions similar to your old Yahoo email address underneath the “Yahoo ID/Email” fields.

3. Verb, 3rd person singular present
In the motion request itself, list the supporting facts and court rules in numbered, short sentences.

4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
The perennial flowers list includes a variety of plants, such as hostas and daylilies.

Quotes containing the word list


1. Here is just the beginning of a list of skills that exam results cannot possibly hope to reflect: interpersonal skills, the ability to entertain, how articulate we are as speakers, our ability to work as part of a team, the ability to deal with challenges and invention.
- Alexandra Adornetto

2. I suppose I'll have to add the force of gravity to my list of enemies.
- Lemony Snicket, The Penultimate Peril

3. My second husband believed I had such a fickle attitude to friendship that each Friday he would update the list of my 'Top Ten' friends in the manner of a Top Of The Pops chart countdown.
- Julie Burchill

2. A-list

noun. a list of names of specially favored people.

Synonyms

  • listing

3. list-processing_language

noun. a flexible procedure-oriented programing language that manipulates symbols in the form of lists.

Synonyms

  • programing language
  • programming language

Antonyms

  • stratified language
  • one-dimensional language
  • unstratified language

4. list

verb. ['ˈlɪst'] give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of.

Synonyms

  • recite
  • name
  • itemise
  • enumerate

Antonyms

  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • lie
  • sit

Etymology

  • liste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • list (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lystan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. list

verb. ['ˈlɪst'] include in a list.

Synonyms

  • blacklist
  • stock-take
  • index
  • impanel
  • inventory
  • post
  • register
  • take stock

Antonyms

  • ready-made
  • inappropriateness
  • atonality
  • unimportant

Etymology

  • liste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • list (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lystan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. list

noun. ['ˈlɪst'] the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical.

Synonyms

  • spatial relation
  • tilt
  • inclination
  • position
  • lean

Antonyms

  • clock out
  • erase
  • contraindicate
  • antinode

Etymology

  • liste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • list (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lystan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. list

verb. ['ˈlɪst'] tilt to one side.

Synonyms

  • angle
  • tilt
  • heel
  • slant
  • lean

Antonyms

  • impermanent
  • irregular
  • disarrange
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • liste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • list (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lystan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. list

verb. ['ˈlɪst'] cause to lean to the side.

Synonyms

  • move
  • lean

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • malfunction

Etymology

  • liste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • list (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lystan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. list

verb. ['ˈlɪst'] enumerate.

Synonyms

  • itemize
  • number
  • name
  • itemise

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • obscurity
  • prominence
  • running

Etymology

  • liste (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • list (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • lystan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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