be rid of

Definition of be rid of

  1. :  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.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  save, rescue

    :  to make free :  relieve, disencumber

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a brief usually trivial fact

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