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1. relent

verb. ['rɪˈlɛnt'] give in, as to influence or pressure.

Synonyms

  • yield
  • soften

Antonyms

  • disparage
  • be born
  • survive

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Words that Rhyme with Relent

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  • tashkent
  • segment
  • prevent
  • outspent
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  • gourment
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  • present
  • percent
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Example sentences of the word relent


1. Adjective
Nosebleeds in newborns are fairly common and typically relent following simple measures.

2. Verb, base form
If the stink fails to relent after cleaning, see your sneaker hub for a new pair of insoles.

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