Share this entry

British English: /ˈɛlɪdʒɪb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈɛlədʒəb(ə)l/

Translation of eligible in German:


  • 1be eligible for something (fit)
    für etwas qualifiziert od. geeignet sein
    zu etwas berechtigt sein
    be eligible for membership/a pension/an office
    mitglieds-/pensionsberechtigt sein/für ein Amt infrage kommen
    be eligible to do something
    etwas tun dürfen
    become eligible to vote
    das Wahlrecht erhalten

Definition of eligible in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day whippersnapper
    Pronunciation: ˈwɪpəsnapə
    a young, inexperienced person considered presumptuous or overconfident...