What does unrelenting mean?

Definitions for unrelentingˌʌn rɪˈlɛn tɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unrelenting.

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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unrelenting

    un-rē-len′ting, adj. not relenting: inflexible: cruel.—adv. Unrelen′tingly.—n. Unrelen′tingness.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unrelenting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unrelenting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dejan Stojanovic:

    Truth is hard-hearted and unrelenting, too clear, precise; a lie is much more imaginative.

  2. Lex Van Dam:

    The unrelenting rally in European shares continues, helped by the weak euro and improving economic data. There is no reason right now to lighten up and I continue to be a buyer.

  3. Lex Van Dam:

    The unrelenting rally in European shares continues, helped by the weak euro and improving economic data. There is no reason right now to lighten up, and I continue to be a buyer.

  4. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

  5. Kurt Volker:

    He has a strong sense of values and character, his book 'Character is Destiny' is all about how character determines a person and determines events. He continues to want to fight for what needs to be done. He is unrelenting.

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