unrelenting

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Unrelenting \Un're*lent"ing\, adjective Not relenting; unyielding; rigid; hard; stern; cruel. -- {Un're*lent"ing*ly}, adverb -- {Un're*lent"ing*ness}, noun

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

unrelenting

adjective

1: 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" [syn: {grim}, {inexorable}, {relentless}, {stern}, {unappeasable}, {unforgiving}, {unrelenting}]

2: harsh; "the brutal summer sun"; "a brutal winter" [syn: {brutal}, {unrelenting}]

3: never-ceasing; "the relentless beat of the drums" [syn: {persistent}, {relentless}, {unrelenting}]


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