riddance
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riddance(
rih
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dihns
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of freeing)
a. la liberación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The priest prayed for his parishioners' riddance from sin.El cura rezó por la liberación del pecado de sus feligreses.
2. (act of eliminating)
a. la eliminación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
This ancient remedy is used for the riddance of such maladies as yours.Este remedio antiguo se utiliza para la eliminación de enfermedades como la tuya.
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riddance
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
good riddance!¡ya era hora (de que se fuera)!
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riddance [ˈrɪdəns]
noun
good riddance (to bad rubbish)! ¡vete con viento fresco!; and good riddance to him! ¡que se pudra!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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good riddance
¡por fin!
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