Translation of "rid" - English-Turkish dictionary

rid

adjective uk us /rɪd/
get rid of sth

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

kurtulmak, başından defetmek/atmak
We must get rid of some of those old books.

B2 to end something unpleasant

son vermek, kesip atmak; yakasını kurtarmak
I can't seem to get rid of this headache.
get rid of sb

to make someone leave

uzaklaştırmak, başından atmak; defetmek; yollamak, gitmeye zorlamak
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

sevilmeyen birinden/birşeyden kurtulmak/onsuz olmak;
I'd do anything to be rid of him.

(Translation of “rid” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)