ineligible

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in·el·i·gi·ble

 (ĭn-ĕl′ĭ-jə-bəl)
adj.
1. Disqualified by law, rule, or provision: ineligible to run for office; ineligible for health benefits.
2. Unworthy of being chosen; unfit: considered her ineligible for the job.
n.
One that is not eligible.

in·el′i·gi·bil′i·ty n.
in·el′i·gi·bly adv.

ineligible

(ɪnˈɛlɪdʒəbəl)
adj
(often foll by: for or an infinitive) not fit or qualified: ineligible for a grant; ineligible to vote.
n
an ineligible person
inˌeligiˈbility, inˈeligibleness n
inˈeligibly adv

in•el•i•gi•ble

(ɪnˈɛl ɪ dʒə bəl)

adj.
1. not eligible; not qualified or fit: ineligible for citizenship.
n.
2. a person who is ineligible.
[1760–70]
in•el`i•gi•bil′i•ty, in•el′i•gi•ble•ness, n.
in•el′i•gi•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ineligible - not eligible; "ineligible to vote"; "ineligible for retirement benefits"
unqualified - not meeting the proper standards and requirements and training
eligible - qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen; "eligible to run for office"; "eligible for retirement benefits"; "an eligible bachelor"
2.ineligible - prohibited by official rules; "an ineligible pass receiver"
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
illegal - prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules; "an illegal chess move"

ineligible

adjective unqualified, ruled out, unacceptable, disqualified, incompetent (Law), unfit, unfitted, unsuitable, undesirable, objectionable, unequipped They were ineligible to remain there because of criminal records.
Translations
nezpůsobilý
ikke berettiget til
nem választhat
sem hefur ekki kosningarétt
neturintis teisėsteisės neturėjimas
bez tiesībāmnepiemērots
seçil mezuygun değil

ineligible

[ɪnˈelɪdʒəbl] ADJinelegible; (for military service) → no apto
to be ineligible for sth (for candidacy, competition) → ser inelegible para algo; (for benefit) → no tener derecho a algo
I was ineligible for unemployment benefitno tenía derecho a cobrar el paro
to be ineligible to voteno tener derecho al voto

ineligible

[ɪnˈɛlɪdʒəbəl] adj
[candidate, applicant] → inéligible
(= unable to claim) to be ineligible for sth → ne pas avoir droit à qch
[football player] → qui ne peut être sélectionné(e)

ineligible

adj (for benefits, grant) → nicht berechtigt (→ for zu Leistungen +gen); (for election) → nicht wählbar; (for job, office, as husband) → ungeeignet, untauglich; ineligible for military servicewehruntauglich; you are ineligible for social security benefitsSie sind nicht zu Leistungen der Sozialversicherung berechtigt; to be ineligible for a pensionnicht pensionsberechtigt sein

ineligible

[ɪnˈɛlɪdʒəbl] adj to be ineligible for sth/to do sthnon avere diritto a qc/a fare qc
they are ineligible for unemployment benefit → non hanno diritto all'indennità di disoccupazione

ineligible

(inˈelidʒəbl) adjective
not eligible. Children under eighteen years of age are ineligible to vote in elections.
inˌeligiˈbility noun