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rid

rid

 
pronunciation:
rId
part of speech: verb
inflections: rid, ridded, ridding, rids
definition: to clear or free from something that is not wanted (usually followed by "of").
I want to rid the garden of weeds.
synonyms:
clear, free
similar words:
cleanse, liberate, purify, relieve