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Just give him the money and you can be rid of him.
I’m glad to be rid of so much extra work.
Most people would say you were well rid of him.
We’re moving, so we have to get rid of a lot of our furniture.
a fast effective way to get rid of weeds
I wish I could get rid of this cold.
I’m sure he knew we were trying to get rid of him!
This is the American English definition of rid. View British English definition of rid.
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