Synonyms for ineligible

Synonyms for (adj) ineligible

Synonyms: ineligible

Definition: not eligible

Usage: ineligible to vote; ineligible for retirement benefits

Similar words: disqualified

Definition: disqualified by law or rule or provision

Similar words: disqualified

Definition: barred from competition for violation of rules

Usage: a disqualified player

Similar words: undesirable, unsuitable

Definition: not worthy of being chosen (especially as a spouse)

Similar words: unqualified, unentitled

Definition: having no right or entitlement

Usage: a distinction to which he was unentitled

Synonyms: ineligible

Definition: prohibited by official rules

Usage: an ineligible pass receiver

Similar words: illegal

Definition: prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules

Usage: an illegal chess move

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