relentless


relentless
I adjective assiduous, bowel less, brutish, cold, cold-blooded, cold-hearted, continuous, cruel, determined, dictatorial, endless, hard, hard of heart, hardhearted, harsh, heedless, immisericors, impenitent, imperious, implacable, inclement, indefatigable, inexorabilis, inexorable, inflexible, insensitive, insistent, intolerant, intransigent, iron, merciless, obdurate, obstinate, perseverant, persevering, persistent, pertinacious, pitiless, pressing, rancorous, remorseless, resolute, rigid, ruthless, sedulous, severe, steadfast, stern, stony-hearted, stringent, stubborn, tenacious, truculent, tyrannical, unappeasable, unbending, uncompassionate, uncompromising, undaunted, undeviating, unfaltering, unfeeling, unflinching, unforgiving, unintermitting, unmerciful, unmitigable, unmoved by pity, unpitying, unrelenting, unremitting, unshrinking, unsparing, unswerving, unsympathetic, unyielding, vindictive, without regrets II index callous, close (rigorous), cold-blooded, cruel, dictatorial, diligent, draconian, faithful (diligent), immutable, implacable, inexorable, inflexible, ironclad, malicious, obdurate, patient, persistent, pertinacious, recalcitrant, remorseless, resolute, rigid, ruthless, sedulous, serious (devoted), severe, stable, steadfast, unalterable, unbending, uncompromising, unrelenting, unyielding

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  • Relentless — Re*lent less, a. Unmoved by appeals for sympathy or forgiveness; insensible to the distresses of others; destitute of tenderness; unrelenting; unyielding; unpitying; as, a prey to relentless despotism. [1913 Webster] For this the avenging power… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • relentless — [adj1] cruel, merciless adamant, bound, bound and determined, dead set on*, determined, dogged, ferocious, fierce, go for broke*, grim, hang in*, hang tough*, hard, harsh, implacable, inexorable, inflexible, inhuman, mortal, obdurate, pitiless,… …   New thesaurus

  • relentless — 1590s, from RELENT (Cf. relent) + LESS (Cf. less). Related: Relentlessly; relentlessness …   Etymology dictionary

  • relentless — unrelenting, merciless, implacable, *grim Analogous words: inexorable, obdurate, adamant, *inflexible: strict, stringent, *rigid, rigorous: *fierce, ferocious, cruel, inhuman Contrasted words: *soft, lenient, mild, gentle: * …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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