Definitions for relentlessrɪˈlɛnt lɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

re•lent•lessrɪˈlɛnt lɪs(adj.)

  1. unyieldingly severe, strict, or harsh; unrelenting.

Origin of relentless:

1585–95

re•lent′less•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. grim, inexorable, relentless, stern, unappeasable, unforgiving, unrelenting(adj)

    not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty

    "grim determination"; "grim necessity"; "Russia's final hour, it seemed, approached with inexorable certainty"; "relentless persecution"; "the stern demands of parenthood"

  2. persistent, relentless, unrelenting(adj)

    never-ceasing

    "the relentless beat of the drums"

Wiktionary

  1. relentless(Adjective)

    Unrelenting or unyielding in severity

  2. relentless(Adjective)

    Unremitting, steady and persistent

  3. Origin: relent + -less

Webster Dictionary

  1. Relentless(adj)

    unmoved by appeals for sympathy or forgiveness; insensible to the distresses of others; destitute of tenderness; unrelenting; unyielding; unpitying; as, a prey to relentless despotism

Freebase

  1. Relentless

    Relentless is a live album by stand-up comedian and satirist Bill Hicks. It was his second CD release, and his last one before his death from pancreatic cancer in February 1994.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

relentless(adjective)

without pity; not allowing anything to keep one from what one is doing or trying to do

The police fight a relentless battle against crime.

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