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  1. Ridding

    of Rid

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ridding in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ridding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of ridding in a Sentence

  1. Ingham County officials:

    The suspect also texted he' had been ridding the demons of some dear friends of his,'.

  2. Photographer Zack Arias ':

    Rarely do I see someone looking at their device happy, maybe we should de-vice ourselves, as in ridding ourselves from them just a little bit.

  3. Jean Baudrillard:

    Politicians -- power itself -- are abject because they merely embody the profound contempt people have for their own lives. One should be grateful to the politicians for accepting the abstractness of power, and ridding others of its burden. This inevitably kills them but they get their revenge by passing onto others the corpse of power.

  4. President Trump:

    We are effectively ridding the world of ISIS, i see that as a primary role and that’s what we’re going to do whether it’s in Iraq or Libya or anywhere else, and that role will come to an end at a certain point and we will go back home and rebuild our country which is what I want to do.

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    the act of catching an object with the hands
    • A. snap
    • B. wavering
    • C. concoction
    • D. conveyance

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