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Synonyms for eligible
ˈɛl ɪ dʒə bəlel·i·gi·ble

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  1. eligiblenoun


  2. eligibleadjective

    suitable; meeting the conditions; worthy of being chosen


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. eligible

    capable, suitable, worthy, desirable, preferable, choice, prime

    undesirable, worthless, unprofitable, ordinary, indifferent, ineligible

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eligibleadjective

    qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen

    "eligible to run for office"; "eligible for retirement benefits"; "an eligible bachelor"

    ineligible, unentitled, disqualified, unsuitable, unqualified, undesirable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. eligibleadjective

    desirable, preferable, to be preferred, worthy of choice, fit to be chosen

  2. eligibleadjective

    legally qualified

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  1. The CDC:

    Vaccine breakthrough infections make up a small percentage of people who are fully vaccinated. The CDC recommends that all eligible people get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as one is available to them.

  2. Mo Brooks:

    Absolutely not, there's no question at all in my mind that, if we were to only count lawful votes cast by eligible American citizens, Donald Trump won Electoral College. Under those circumstances you should never concede because you didn't lose. It was stolen.

  3. State Brad Raffensperger:

    Today Judge Jones upheld Georgia's decision to maintain clean voter rolls, despite activists' efforts and lawsuits that only waste taxpayers' dollars, Georgia is continuing to ensure every eligible voter can vote and voter lists remain accurate.

  4. Steven Stack:

    Sometimes, more than 30 % of eligible people decline to receive the vaccine when offered, there's a need to be flexible or else we don't administer the vaccine.

  5. Chris Meekins:

    We expect to be able to reunify all eligible parents who were within ICE custody this evening by the court order.

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