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rid

 
 
pronunciation:
rId
phrases:
get rid of
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: rid, ridded, ridding, rids
definition: to clear or free from something undesirable (usu. fol. by of).
I want to rid the yard of weeds.
synonyms:
clear, free, purge
similar words:
clean out, cleanse, disencumber, liberate, purify, relieve, unburden
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phrase: get rid of