The Meaning of rid

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Rid

imp. & p. p. of Ride, v. i.

Rid

imp. & p. p.
of Rid

Ridded

of Rid

Ridding

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Rid

Rid

v. t.
To save; to rescue; to deliver; -- with out of.

Rid

v. t.
To free; to clear; to disencumber; -- followed by of.

Rid

v. t.
To drive away; to remove by effort or violence; to make away with; to destroy.

Rid

v. t.
To get over; to dispose of; to dispatch; to finish.

Ridable

a.
Suitable for riding; as, a ridable horse; a ridable road.

Riddance

n.
The act of ridding or freeing; deliverance; a cleaning up or out.

Riddance

n.
The state of being rid or free; freedom; escape.

Ridden

p. p. of Ride.

Ridder

n.
One who, or that which, rids.

Riddle

n.
A sieve with coarse meshes, usually of wire, for separating coarser materials from finer, as chaff from grain, cinders from ashes, or gravel from sand.

Riddle

n.
A board having a row of pins, set zigzag, between which wire is drawn to straighten it.

Riddled

imp. & p. p.
of Riddle

Riddling

p. pr. & vb. n.
of Riddle

Riddle

v. t.
To separate, as grain from the chaff, with a riddle; to pass through a riddle; as, riddle wheat; to riddle coal or gravel.

Riddle

v. t.
To perforate so as to make like a riddle; to make many holes in; as, a house riddled with shot.

Riddle

n.
Something proposed to be solved by guessing or conjecture; a puzzling question; an ambiguous proposition; an enigma; hence, anything ambiguous or puzzling.
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