riddance

noun rid·dance \ ˈri-dᵊn(t)s \

Definition of riddance

1 : an act of ridding
2 : deliverance, relief often used in the phrase good riddance especially to express relief that someone or something has gone

Examples of riddance in a Sentence

  1. the riddance of all the fleas from the house was a relief to everyone concerned

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First Known Use of riddance

1524




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