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used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Edward)

2 uses
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to continue without stopping in an extreme manner — often of something that is harsh or oppressive
  • Relentless he! a son's or brother's death, By payment of a fine, may be aton'd; The slayer may remain in peace at home, The debt discharg'd; the other will forego, The forfeiture receiv'd, his just revenge; But thou maintain'st a stern, obdurate mood.
    2.9 — Volume 2 Book 9 (86% in)
  • Of these have many by relentless Mars Been laid in dust; but he, my only one, The city's and his brethren's sole defence, He, bravely fighting in his country's cause, Hector, but lately by thy hand hath fall'n: On his behalf I venture to approach The Grecian ships; for his release to thee To make my pray'r, and priceless ransom pay.
    2.24 — Volume 2 Book 24 (62% in)

There are no more uses of "relentless" in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Edward).

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