What does the word riddance mean?

Usage examples for riddance

  1. Well, there's a good riddance! – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  2. Then they'll ride on, and a good riddance. – Jim Davis by John Masefield
  3. To Mr. Yorke he only said, You have a good riddance of me. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
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