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rid

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishridrid1 /rɪd/ ●●○ S3 adjective  1 get rid of somebody/something2 be rid of somebody/something3 want rid of somebody/somethingridrid2 verb (rid, ridding)   rid somebody/something of something→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
ridHe had ridden to her rescue like a knight on a white charger and now he was insulting her.Raving Red Sam had ridden a motor-bike once, she remembered, a job that had been much admired by the boys.The penny farthing made its first appearance in 1870 and was ridden round the world in 1884.The young Lieutenant had ridden on to the blade, and Sharpe had felt nothing.Your job is to clear up, first to saw those branches up, to rid all major branches of smaller branches.With a microwave, he calculates, we could get rid of our cook.
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Verb table
rid
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrid
he, she, itrids
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyridridded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave rid
he, she, ithas rid
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad rid
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill rid
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have rid
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam ridding
he, she, itis ridding
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you, we, theyare ridding
Past
I, he, she, itwas ridding
you, we, theywere ridding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been ridding
he, she, ithas been ridding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been ridding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be ridding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been ridding
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