Bedeutung von “rid” — Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /rɪd/
Extra Examples
I wish I could get rid of that smell in the bathroom.I can't seem to get rid of my cellulite.We are trying to get rid of bullying in the workplace.The company is trying to get rid of its bad reputation.I'm going to the tip to get rid of all this junk.
get rid of sth

B1 to throw something away or give something to someone because you do not want it now:

We must get rid of some of those old books.

B2 to end something unpleasant:

I can't seem to get rid of this headache.
get rid of sb

to make someone leave:

She was useless at her job so we had to get rid of her.
be rid of sb/sth

to be without someone or something that you do not like or want:

I'd do anything to be rid of him.

(Definition von “rid” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)