waiting list

noun
a list of persons waiting, as for reservations, appointments, living accommodations, or admission to a school.
Also, waitlist.


Origin:
1895–1900

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waiting list
 
n
a list of people waiting to obtain some object, treatment, status, etc

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Example sentences
Make sure there isn't a long waiting list for that housing.
The mailing list has a waiting list of thirty-five-hundred people.
Therefore, there is a waiting list several lifetimes long that never grows
  shorter.
There is always a waiting list, and an especially big one this year.
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