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3 definitions found
 for relentless
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Relentless \Re*lent"less\, a.
     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.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           For this the avenging power employs his darts, . . .
           Thus will persist, relentless in his ire. --Dryden.
     [1913 Webster] -- Re*lent"less*ly, adv. --
     Re*lent"less*ness, n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

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

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  204 Moby Thesaurus words for "relentless":
     adamant, adamantine, ardent, assiduous, bound,
     bound and determined, bowelless, cast-iron, ceaseless, certain,
     committed, constant, continual, continuing, continuous, cruel,
     decided, decisive, dedicated, definite, determined, devoted,
     diligent, dog-eat-dog, dogged, dour, earnest, enduring, energetic,
     faithful, fated, fateful, ferocious, fervent, fierce, firm, flinty,
     fundamentalist, grim, habitual, hard, hard-core, hardworking,
     harsh, heartless, hidebound, immovable, immutable, implacable,
     impliable, inalterable, incessant, inclement, indefatigable,
     indefeasible, indomitable, industrious, inelastic, ineluctable,
     inescapable, inevasible, inevitable, inexorable, inflexible,
     inhuman, insistent, intractable, intransigent, invincible, iron,
     ironbound, ironclad, ironhanded, irreconcilable, irresistible,
     irrevocable, laborious, lasting, loyal, merciless, mortal,
     muscle-bound, necessary, never idle, never-tiring, obdurate,
     obstinate, orthodox, patient, patient as Job, permanent, perpetual,
     perseverant, persevering, persistent, persisting, pertinacious,
     pitiless, plodding, plugging, preoccupied, procrustean, purist,
     puristic, puritan, puritanic, purposeful, rapt, regular,
     remorseless, resistless, resolute, resolved, rigid, rigorist,
     rigoristic, rigorous, rock-ribbed, rockbound, ruthless, sedulous,
     serious, sincere, single-minded, sleepless, slogging, stable,
     steadfast, steady, steely, stern, stiff, stiff-necked,
     straightlaced, straitlaced, strenuous, strict, stringent, stubborn,
     sure, sure as death, sure as fate, tenacious, tireless, tough,
     unabated, unabating, unaffected, unalterable, unappeasable,
     unavoidable, unbending, unbroken, unceasing, unchangeable,
     uncompassionate, uncompassioned, uncompromising, unconquerable,
     uncontrollable, undaunted, undeflectable, undeviating,
     undiscouraged, undrooping, unfailing, unfaltering, unfeeling,
     unflagging, unflinching, unforgiving, ungiving, unintermitting,
     uninterrupted, unmerciful, unmoved, unmoving, unnodding, unpitiful,
     unpitying, unpreventable, unrelaxing, unrelenting, unrelieved,
     unremitting, unremorseful, unsleeping, unsparing, unstoppable,
     unswerving, unsympathetic, unsympathizing, untiring, unwavering,
     unwearied, unwearying, unwinking, unyielding, utterly attentive,
     vehement, weariless, wholehearted, without mercy, zealous
  
  

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