riddance

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riddance (countable and uncountable, plural riddances)

  1. The act of being rid of something.
    • 2005, Plato, Sophist. Translation by Lesley Brown. 230c.
      And this kind of riddance is the most pleasant to listen to of all,
  2. The earth thrown up by a burrowing animal.

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