Definitions for eligibleˈɛl ɪ dʒə bəl
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word eligible
qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen
"eligible to run for office"; "eligible for retirement benefits"; "an eligible bachelor"
One who is eligible.
suitable; meeting the conditions; worthy of being chosen
Origin: From eligible, from eligibilis, from eligo
that may be selected; proper or qualified to be chosen; legally qualified to be elected and to hold office
worthy to be chosen or selected; suitable; desirable; as, an eligible situation for a house
Origin: [F. ligible, fr. L. eligere. See Elect.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
el′i-ji-bl, adj. fit or worthy to be chosen: legally qualified: desirable.—n. (coll.) a person or thing eligible.—ns. El′igibleness, Eligibil′ity, fitness to be elected or chosen: the state of being preferable to something else: desirableness.—adv. El′igibly. [Fr.,—L. eligĕre. See Elect, v.t.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'eligible' in Adjectives Frequency: #832
The numerical value of eligible in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of eligible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We will likely enhance the underlying eligible stocks in southbound.
He is eligible to be president. That is a total non-issue, it really is.
If you are non-Thai... documented or undocumented, you are eligible for that health insurance.
There is no way the administration can process the projected volume of people that would be eligible.
Stepanova is now eligible to compete in international competitions as an independent neutral athlete.
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Translations for eligible
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- приемлив, подходящBulgarian
- elegibleCatalan, Valencian
- propio, elegibleSpanish
- sopiva, sovelias, kelvollinenFinnish
- approprié, éligibleFrench
- eleggibile, appropriatoItalian
- 有資格者, 選ぶ, 有資格, 適任Japanese
- 적임, 적격Korean
- egna, valgbarNorwegian
- apropriado, elegívelPortuguese
- подходящий, желательный, приемлемый, пригодный, годныйRussian
- погодан, prikladan, podoban, poželjan, пожељан, pogodan, прикладан, подобанSerbo-Croatian
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