Sentence Examples


  • Members of Congress and holders of Federal offices are ineligible as electors.
  • The governor is elected for a term of four years but is ineligible for the next succeeding term.
  • He was legally ineligible for the consulship, having held none of the lower offices of state and being under age.
  • The governor's regular term in office is four years, and he is ineligible for a third term.
  • Ministers were excluded from the chamber, thus rendering impossible any effective co-operation between the legislature and the executive; and, worst of all, a provision was introduced making members of the Cortes ineligible for re-election, an effective bar to the creation.