German translation of 'rid'
Word forms:rid, ridded, past tense, past participle
- to rid of of pests, disease
befreien vonof bandits etc
⇒ to rid oneself of sb/sth
jdn/etw loswerdenof pests also,
sich von etw befreien
⇒ to get rid of sb/sth
⇒ to be rid of sb/sth
jdn/etw los sein
⇒ get rid of it
sieh zu, dass du das loswirst(= throw it away),
schmeiß es weg (inf)
⇒ you are well rid of him
ein Glück, dass du den los bist
Example Sentences Including 'rid'
But I have my prejudices too and at my age they're difficult to get rid of.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
Perhaps I feel as if I can get rid of something in the pool.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I ran on the spot trying to get rid of that crawling, seething sensation.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
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Translation of rid from the Collins English to German Dictionary