Translation of "eligible" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈel.ɪ.dʒə.bl̩/ us

A having the necessary qualities or satisfying the necessary conditions

tener derecho a
Are you eligible for early retirement/maternity leave?
You might be eligible for a grant.
Only people over 18 are eligible to vote.

A An eligible person is not married and is thought to be a suitable future marriage partner, especially because they are rich and attractive.

I can think of several eligible bachelors of my acquaintance.
eligibility uk /ˌel.ɪ.dʒəˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ us /-ə.t̬i/

(Translation of “eligible” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈelidʒəbl/

suitable or worthy to be chosen

idóneo, apto
the most eligible candidate for the post.

qualified or entitled

Is he eligible to join the national team?
eligibility noun

eligibilidad, idoneidad
his eligibility for US citizenship.

(Translation of “eligible” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)