Synonyms of 'eligible'
You could be eligible for a university scholarship.
Britain's most eligible bachelor
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Someone who is available is not busy and is therefore free to talk to you or to do a particular task.
He is on holiday and is not available for comment.
If someone is fit to do something, they have the appropriate qualities or skills that will allow them to do it.
You're not fit to be a mother!
Thesaurus for eligible from the Collins English Thesaurus
Someone who is eligible to do something is qualified or able to do it, for example because they are old enough.