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relent
used in The Horse Whisperer

3 uses
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Definition
to give in; or to be less intense
  • Gulliver relented and moved on again up the path.
    One (61% in)
  • In the end, reluctantly, she'd relented and had a coil fitted instead, making a grim joke that with luck it might have the same effect anyway.
    Two (76% in)
  • Robert wanted to scream at him to let her be but didn't and, blushing, Grace relented and sat down.
    Eleven (17% in)

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