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Synonyms for ineligible
ɪnˈɛl ɪ dʒə bəlin·el·i·gi·ble

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  1. ineligibleadjective

    Antonyms:
    eligible

  2. ineligibleadjective

    Antonyms:
    eligible

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ineligibleadjective

    not eligible

    "ineligible to vote"; "ineligible for retirement benefits"

    Antonyms:
    suitable, worthy, legal, in line, entitled, pensionable, eligible, bailable, desirable

  2. ineligibleadjective

    prohibited by official rules

    "an ineligible pass receiver"

    Antonyms:
    desirable, legal, worthy, eligible, entitled, pensionable, suitable, bailable, in line

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ineligibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    that cannot be elected (to office)

  2. ineligibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    inexpedient, unadvisable, objectionable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ineligibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    disqualified

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How to use ineligible in a sentence?

  1. Henry Louis Mencken:

    It is inaccurate to say I hate everything. I am strongly in favor of common sense, common honesty, and common decency. This makes me forever ineligible for any public office.

  2. H.L. Mencken:

    It is inaccurate to say that I hate everything. I am strongly in favor of common sense, common honesty, and common decency. This makes me forever ineligible for public office.

  3. Dallas County:

    He was put in the suspended ineligible list. There was human error, and that list was moved over to get the people who were under 50 onto the eligible list. They failed to scrub for people who were under 18.

  4. The OIG:

    The former Region 9 Administrator made excessive trips to Southern California and claimed ineligible travel costs, he made 88 trips in total from October 2006 through January 2009. For 51 of the 88 trips (58 percent), the former Region 9 Administrator traveled to Orange County/Los Angeles County (OC/LA), California, near the former Region 9 Administrator’s residence, at a cost of approximately $69,000.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    What the president said is that only African American women are eligible for this slot, that 94% of Americans are ineligible, the way Biden ought to do it is to say 'I'm going to look for the best justice,' interview a lot of people, and if he happens to nominate a justice who was an African American woman, then great.


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