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Definition continuing without a break
  • Lacking food, I suffered the unremitting demands of hunger.
unremitting = in a manner that continues without a break
  • The pain was unremitting.
  • unremitting = in a manner that continues without a break
  • "Unremitting darkness" was a phrase that occurred often in The Criminal Element,
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • unremitting = continuing without a break
  • She would not miss him as she did now, when the ache of his absence was her unremitting companion—like the phantom pain of an amputee.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • unremitting = in a manner that continues without a break
  • The King's conduct was called one of "repeated" rather than "unremitting" injuries.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • unremitting = in a manner that continues without a break
  • It was a building unremittingly unrevealing of what it held inside, with thick, featureless walls pale blue in colour and high, narrow windows impossible to look in through.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • unremittingly = continuing without a break
  • "Unremitting darkness" was a phrase that occurred often in The Criminal Element, but why would someone paint a picture of unremitting darkness?
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • CHAPTER THIRTY—EIGHT — Unremitting Darkness
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • Unremitting darkness.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • However, they brought her through it by unremitting and affectionate attention; and we were married yesterday six weeks.
    Charles Dickens  --  David Copperfield
  • This would be his emphatic reply to the Bird's unremitting effort to extinguish his humanity: I am still a man.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • Quiet and peaceable in his disposition, he hoped, by unremitting diligence, to avert from himself at least a portion of the evils of his condition.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • Gradually, over years of this unremitting labor, he gathered his modest harvest: some four hundred baptisms, some forty marriages.
    John Hersey  --  Hiroshima
  • The nature of his desire and the unremitting attempts he made to expose homosexuals in the government.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • During the last three and a half hours —since what would have been lunchtime at home — the sun had been monstrous and unremitting.
    Stephen King  --  Cujo
  • He compelled them to an unremitting respect for him.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • And every time I attempted to make a friend among the adult blacks, I was put off by an unassailable barrage of the unremitting yassuhs.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • If she did, she need not coin her smiles so lavishly, flash her glances so unremittingly, manufacture airs so elaborate, graces so multitudinous.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • ROPER My god wants service, to the end and unremitting; nothing else!
    Robert Bolt  --  A Man for All Seasons
  • The memories of him, among the guys of Easy Company, are almost unremittingly withering: "He seemed like a guy who didn't want his body hurt."
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers

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