be rid of

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Definition of be rid of

: to no longer have or be affected or bothered by (someone or something that is unwanted or annoying) He thought he'd never be rid of her.

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“Be rid of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/be%20rid%20of. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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