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relent
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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Definition
to give in; or to be less intense
  • They were still climbing gently, but they now went much quicker, and with better heart; for it seemed to them that the Forest had relented, and was going to let them pass unhindered after all.
    1.6 -- Book 1 Chapter 6 -- The Old Forest (25% in)
  • But the snow did not relent.
    2.3 -- Book 2 Chapter 3 -- The Ring Goes South (82% in)

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