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- Definition of the adjective rid
- Definition of the verb rid
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Rid is sometimes a misspelling of ride.
The word rid is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.
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Definition of the adjective rid
What does rid mean as an attribute of a noun?
- released from an obligation, problem, etc. (usually followed by "of")
Definition of the verb rid
What does rid mean as a doing word?
Rid is one of the top 1000 most common verbs in the English language.
verb - inflections:
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- relieve from
- example: Rid the house of pests
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Source] The doctor cured Pat [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Source] of [Theme] The doctor cured Pat of pneumonia [Agent - being or organization] [Verb] [Source] out of [Theme] The swindler cheated Pat out of her fortune
Verbs of Removing (with the same syntax): bereave, bilk, bleed, break, cheat, cleanse, cull, cure, defraud, denude, deplete, depopulate, deprive, despoil, disabuse, disarm, disencumber, dispossess, divest, fleece, gull, purge, purify, ransack, relieve, render, rifle, rob, sap, strip, unburden, wean.
- lexical domain: Possession - verbs of buying, selling, owning
- synonyms of rid: disembarrass / free
- more specific terms:
Alternative definition of the verb rid
- To free from something.
Who is Rid?
Rid a.k.a. Ridley Scott: Sir Ridley Scott is an English film director and producer. Following his commercial breakthrough with Alien, his best-known works are sci-fi classic Blade Runner, Thelma & Louise, best picture Oscar-winner Gladiator, Black Hawk Down, Hannibal, Matchstick Men, Kingdom of Heaven, American Gangster, Robin Hood, and Prometheus.
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Rid is a fictional character from the 2007 film The Go-Getter.
Rid a.k.a. Richmond Municipal Airport is a public airport six miles southeast of Richmond, in Wayne County, Indiana. It is owned by the Richmond Board of Aviation Commissioners. The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 called it a general aviation facility.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Rid
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by Waldemar Karwowski, Gavriel Salvendy
An RID is a type of wearable display, like glasses, that enables users to view an overlay of a digital image and the real world. We conducted an experiment in which the subjects assembled an object consisting of 10 parts, by referring to a ...
Abridged from the American Dictionary for the Use of Primary Schools and the Counting House by Noah Webster
$48 RID Rhap -so-dy, n., an unconnected writing or discourse. [ing. Rheto-o-rie, n. the art of speakRhe-tor-ie-al, a. pertaining to rhetoric. [torical manner. Rhe-tor'- ie-al-ly, ad. in an oraRhet-o-ri"-cian, m. one who teaches rhetoric. Rheum, m. a ...
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Usage statistics about rid
The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.
Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb rid:
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Takara Tomy RiD Fracture
Takara Tomy's version of Fracture is darker in colour with lighter blacks.
Photo credit: Pete Slater
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- Rid Meaning
Video shows what rid means. released from an obligation, problem, etc. (usually followed by "of"). rid pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by Wiktionary ...
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- Staring at Clouds: "Twisting and Turning to Rid Myself of Human Language" live at Cameo Gallery
- Caliban - Language "The red plague rid you..." Tempest
Caliban curses language.
- ESL - Science & Technology - Cleanup Array Will Rid Oceans Of Waste
There are many new ideas on how to clean up the oceans around the world of all the plastic and other garbage that has been discarded into these once pristine ...
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Quotes about Rid
Scrabble value of R1I1D2
The value of this 3-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of RID
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