rid-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: relieve or free from

Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] RID NP2[patient] PP{P NP[attribute]} NP1[agent] RID NP2[attribute] PP{from NP[patient]}

Henry endeavoured to rid himself of his antagonist by judicial process.
Meet Eric Cord, a reluctant werewolf on a quest to rid himself of his curse.
Tapeworms - How to rid them from the human body.
He claimed that the first thing that will help the people is to rid them from a brutal dictator.

VerbNet: cheat-10.6
FrameNet: Emptying
PropBank: rid.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1