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get rid of something or someone

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Synonyms for rid

to free from or cast out something objectionable or undesirable

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Debbie is appalled but her manipulative mum warns she'll be dead if Declan learns the truth about her intentionally getting rid of his much-wanted child.
Well, part of her transformation involves getting rid of her tattoos, a process she is NOT enjoying.
Amiri said that the ten day campaign is aimed at spreading awareness among the community in keeping the city clean, smart and healthy getting rid of bad practices including littering, spitting, smoking, drying clothes on balconies.
Summary: Sidon's Mayor Mohammad Saudi said Tuesday that the southern city was very close to getting rid of its notorious dump.
I DON'T know about getting rid of the House of Lords as it looks to me like they will have to build an extension on it, as after the Olympics there will be a queue round Oxford Street getting measured for their silk and ermin.
Hardoi, Sep 30 (ANI): Stating that Jan Lokpal Bill is a small step in the whole process of getting rid of corruption, Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev expressing confidence on Friday said we can get rid of hundred percent corruption in the country through a change in economic policies and formulation of laws.
Please include your initials and where you live Sunderland; it is disgusting that councils are getting rid of frontline services.
He said the country could not make progress without getting rid of the IMF.
GORDON Brown has been in talks with Buckingham Palace with the aim of getting rid of a couple of prejudices from the British Constitution; ie not allowing Catholics to marry the monarch and giving males precedence in terms of who becomes the next.
I AM writing to ask whether any other Mail readers had a visit from the NPower canvasser recently and whether they had any luck in actually getting rid of him.
Critter Control: A Homeowner's Guide to Getting Rid of Rodents, Deer, Bears, Foxes, Skunks, Birds, Snakes, and Other Pests" is a guide for those who happen to live very close to their inconsiderate animal neighbors who commonly find them invading their own homes.
I thought that at long last, we would be getting wheelie bins and getting rid of the black plastic bins bags that litter the streets of Leamington and Kenilworth.
Ian Gregory is attempting to fill the pews of an old chapel by, well, getting rid of the pews--along with the other traditional trappings of church.
The ever-practical Frugal Watch reveals how to spend smartly as an expat on a budget, from tips on house-hunting to getting rid of household pests.
Current methods of treating drinking water aren't getting rid of the genes, says Pruden.