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synonyms for ineligible

  • unavailable
  • unfit
  • unqualified
  • unsuitable
  • disqualified
  • inappropriate
  • incompetent
  • objectionable
  • ruled out
  • unacceptable
  • undesirable
  • unequipped
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antonyms for ineligible

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  • appropriate
  • qualified
  • ready
  • suitable
  • acceptable
  • eligible
  • equipped
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How to use ineligible in a sentence

Dozens of Montgomery County residents who are ineligible for the vaccine under current guidelines tried to receive the vaccine Wednesday and Thursday, officials said.
D.C. WILL RESUME INDOOR DINING FRIDAY AS CORONAVIRUS CASES HOVER AT ELEVATED LEVELSJULIE ZAUZMER, REBECCA TAN, ERIN COX, GREGORY S. SCHNEIDERJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, one of the institutions that had deemed Orellana Garcia ineligible for a transplant, took a second look, asking Rogers for information and paperwork.
COVID-19 DESTROYED A YOUNG MAN’S LUNGS. CAN HIS FOSTER MOM LET HIM GO?STEVE THOMPSONJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
However, Diane Auer Jones, the Education Department’s point person on higher education policy, told several higher education groups on Monday that the agency still views undocumented and international students as ineligible for aid.
COLLEGES, STUDENTS WILL HAVE EASIER ACCESS TO SECOND ROUND OF STIMULUS FUNDS, BUT BUREAUCRACY REMAINSDANIELLE DOUGLAS-GABRIELJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The inspector general’s office reached that conclusion by comparing a list of PPP loan recipients with the Treasury Department’s Do Not Pay list, a compilation of individuals and entities ineligible to receive federal payments.
ROUND 2 OF PPP LOANS COULD BE OPEN TO EVEN MORE FRAUDGEOFFREY COLVINJANUARY 13, 2021FORTUNE
Inconclusive test results, exposure to an outside party who has tested positive and contact tracing are all reasons players from around the league have been ruled ineligible to play.
WIZARDS, WITH TWO PLAYERS IN CORONAVIRUS PROTOCOLS, CANCEL PRACTICEAVA WALLACEJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Discount his two years with the Miami Dolphins, which rendered him ineligible for closing night, and that’s nine of 16.
NICK SABAN CONTINUES A STRETCH UNMATCHED IN THE HISTORY OF COLLEGE FOOTBALLCHUCK CULPEPPERJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Broncos lost a game to the New Orleans Saints, 31-3, last month in Denver after having all four of the quarterbacks on their roster ruled ineligible through one positive test and three high-risk close contacts.
BROWNS’ TOP FOUR WIDE RECEIVERS UNABLE TO PLAY SUNDAY AFTER BEING DEEMED CLOSE CONTACTSMARK MASKEDECEMBER 27, 2020WASHINGTON POST
That nearly half the country should vote — including those too young or otherwise ineligible — is remarkable.
THE GRIM OVERLAP OF INCREASED TURNOUT AND SKEPTICISM OF THE RESULTSPHILIP BUMPDECEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The NFL proceeded with the game and, according to the person close to the situation, there were “no other issues” immediately with Ravens players being ruled ineligible or placed in quarantine because of contact tracing.
NFL SAYS IT MADE ‘SAFEST POSSIBLE DECISION’ IN PLAYING GAME AFTER DEZ BRYANT’S POSITIVE TESTMARK MASKEDECEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If you get unemployment benefits, your employer usually has the right to file its own appeal if it believes you are ineligible.
DENIED UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS? HERE ARE YOUR OPTIONSLANCE LAMBERTDECEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
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