get free of
get free of (someone or something)
To loose or release someone, oneself, or something from something. Good luck getting free of student loan debt. How did she get free of the kidnapper?
get free of someone or somethingand get free from someone or something
1. to rid oneself of the burden of someone or something. Can't I get free of this problem? I can't seem to get free of Randy.
2. to liberate oneself from someone or something. I tried to get free of Mr. Franklin, but he kept talking and wouldn't let me interrupt. Is there any way that somebody can get free of Tom? I couldn't get free of the nail that had snagged my sleeve.