- want rid of
- want rid ofchiefly Brit : to want to no longer have or be affected or bothered by (something or someone unwanted) : to want to be rid of (something or someone)
I could tell that he wanted rid of me.• • •Main Entry: ↑rid————————want rid of — see ↑rid• • •Main Entry: ↑want
Useful english dictionary. 2012.