Definitions for unrelentingˌʌn rɪˈlɛn tɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•re•lent•ingˌʌn rɪˈlɛn tɪŋ(adj.)

  1. not relenting; not swerving in determination or resolution; inflexible.

  2. not easing or slackening, as in intensity, speed, or vigor.

Origin of unrelenting:

1580–90

un`re•lent′ing•ly(adv.)

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. brutal, unrelenting(adj)

    harsh

    "the brutal summer sun"; "a brutal winter"

  3. persistent, relentless, unrelenting(adj)

    never-ceasing

    "the relentless beat of the drums"

Wiktionary

  1. unrelenting(Adjective)

    Not relenting; having no pity; not being or becoming lenient, mild, gentle, or merciful; unyielding; inflexibly rigid; hard; stern; cruel.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unrelenting(adj)

    not relenting; unyielding; rigid; hard; stern; cruel

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