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relent
used in The Shack

3 uses
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Definition
to give in; or to be less intense
  • It took some coaxing, but Mack finally relented and retold the story as they all stared up into the mists shrouding the falling cascade.
    2. The Gathering Dark (41% in)
  • He had gratefully accepted Officer Dalton's offer to take his children down to a local diner for some food and now sitting down on the edge of the bed, he was swept helplessly away in the unrelenting and merciless grip of growing despair, slowly rocking back and forth.
    4. The Great Sadness (45% in)
  • The woman was unrelenting.
    11. Here Come Da Judge (55% in)

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