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relentless
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
to continue without stopping in an extreme manner — often of something that is harsh or oppressive
  • The well-known face was there: stern, relentless as ever — there was that peculiar eye which nothing could melt, and the somewhat raised, imperious, despotic eyebrow.
    Chapter 21 (49% in)
  • "Then I must speak for it," continued the deep, relentless voice.
    Chapter 34 (62% in)

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