Synonyms for eligible

Synonyms for (adj) eligible

Synonyms: eligible

Definition: qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen

Usage: eligible to run for office; eligible for retirement benefits; an eligible bachelor

Similar words: bailable

Definition: eligible for bail

Usage: a bailable defendant

Similar words: worthy, suitable, desirable

Definition: worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse

Usage: the parents found the girl suitable for their son

Similar words: entitled

Definition: qualified for by right according to law

Usage: we are all entitled to equal protection under the law

Similar words: in line

Definition: awaiting something; especially something due

Usage: people were in line at the checkout counter; she was in line for promotion

Similar words: legal

Definition: allowed by official rules

Usage: a legal pass receiver

Similar words: pensionable

Definition: entitled to receive a pension

Usage: a pensionable employee

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