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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rid, free, disembarrassverb

    relieve from

    "Rid the house of pests"

    justify, unloose, relieve, unloosen, unblock, unfreeze, liberate, free, discharge, release, give up, loose, disembarrass, resign, relinquish, disengage, exempt, absolve, dislodge

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ridverb

    free, clear, deliver, disencumber, relieve, set free

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ridadjective

    free, clear, disencumbered

  2. ridverb

    free, disburden, relieve, disencumber, dispose, dispatch

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rid":

    smep, smeps, din, liberate, dir, dwan, eliminate, extricate, dispose

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  1. Corey Slovis:

    More commonly, and what was seen in this case is the classic heat stroke -- passive heat stroke -- where people become increasingly dehydrated, we normally get rid of excess body heat by sweating and we evaporate and we lose heat via evaporation.

  2. Martha Nussbaum:

    The most fertile idea of the Stoics, in my view, is their analysis of emotions as containing evaluative thoughts about what is most important for one’s well-being. That view I find basically correct, though in need of a lot of further work. Their normative analysis of the emotions seems wrong to me, namely that we should get rid of them all, but they are pretty on target in their critique of anger.

  3. Alan Johnson:

    Now is the time to get rid of the people you probably should have gotten rid of before, the industry has been carrying some extra weight for a while.

  4. Will Cox:

    The U.S. Embassy communicated that to me and said that they dont know when the machines will be fixed, i just feel like the Dominicans are covering their own tracks by getting rid of the evidence and evidence is my own mother. I never thought another country would do this to me.

  5. Idi Amin:

    I propose getting rid of conventional armaments and replacing them with reasonably priced hydrogen bombs that would be distributed equally throughout the world.

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