What does riddance mean?

Definitions for riddance
ˈrɪd nsrid·dance

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word riddance.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. elimination, riddance(noun)

    the act of removing or getting rid of something

  2. ejection, exclusion, expulsion, riddance(noun)

    the act of forcing out someone or something

    "the ejection of troublemakers by the police"; "the child's expulsion from school"


  1. riddance(Noun)

    The act of being rid of something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Riddance(noun)

    the act of ridding or freeing; deliverance; a cleaning up or out

  2. Riddance(noun)

    the state of being rid or free; freedom; escape

How to pronounce riddance?

  1. Alex
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How to say riddance in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of riddance in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of riddance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of riddance in a Sentence

  1. Michelle Malkin:

    Good riddance to Joy Karega, she was an untenured and unhinged loon whose anti-Semitic diatribes and barely literate social media rantings shamed Oberlin and all of American higher education.

  2. John Bowman:

    Good riddance to a racist who has no business managing our public lands... And he should be removed from his acting role immediately.

Images & Illustrations of riddance

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    separate or cut with a tool, such as a sharp instrument
    • A. rumpus
    • B. emanate
    • C. abide
    • D. cleave

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