A line inclosing or forming the extremity of a piece of ground, or field of combat; hence, in the plural (lists), the ground or field inclosed for a race or combat.
- A series of names, words, or other items written, printed, or imagined one after the other: a shopping list; a guest list; a list of things to do.
- A considerable number; a long series: recited a list of dates memorized.
- To make a list of; itemize: listed his previous jobs.
- To enter in a list; register: listed each item received.
- To put (oneself) in a specific category: lists herself as an artist.
- Archaic To recruit.
- To have a stated list price: a radio that lists for ten dollars over the sale price.
- Archaic To enlist in the armed forces.
- A narrow strip, especially of wood.
- Architecture See listel.
- A border or selvage of cloth.
- A stripe or band of color.
- An arena for jousting tournaments or other contests. Often used in the plural.
- A place of combat.
- An area of controversy.
- A ridge thrown up between two furrows by a lister in plowing.
- Obsolete A boundary; a border.
- To cover, line, or edge with list.
- To cut a thin strip from the edge of.
- To furrow or plant (land) with a lister.
- An inclination to one side, as of a ship; a tilt.
- To lean or cause to lean to the side: The damaged ship listed badly to starboard. Erosion first listed, then toppled the spruce tree.
- Archaic To listen or listen to.
- To be pleasing to; suit.
- To be disposed; choose.
- A desire or an inclination.