AskDefine | Define eligible

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eligible adj
1 qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen; "eligible to run for office"; "eligible for retirement benefits"; "an eligible bachelor" [ant: ineligible]
2 prohibited by official rules; "an eligible pass receiver"

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. suitable; meeting the conditions; worthy of being chosen



Extensive Definition

Eligibility may refer to:
eligible in French: Éligibilité

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