unremitting


unremitting
I adjective adsiduus, assiduous, ceaseless, constant, continual, continuous, continuus, diligent, durable, enduring, incessant, indefatigable, perennial, perpetual, perseverant, persevering, persistent, pertinacious, sedulous, tenacious, unabated, unbroken, unceasing, unchanging, unfailing, unintermittent, uninterrupted, unshifting, unswerving, untiring, unvarying, unwearied II index chronic, close (rigorous), consecutive, continual (connected), continuous, diligent, faithful (diligent), incessant, industrious, patient, persistent, pertinacious, relentless, sedulous, stable, strong, uncompromising

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  • Unremitting — Un re*mit ting, a. Not remitting; incessant; continued; persevering; as, unremitting exertions. Cowper. {Un re*mit ting*ly}, adv. {Un re*mit ting*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unremitting — (adj.) 1728, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + prp. of REMIT (Cf. remit). Related: Unremittingly …   Etymology dictionary

  • unremitting — constant, incessant, *continual, continuous, perpetual, perennial Analogous words: unceasing, interminable, endless (see EVERLASTING): assiduous, sedulous, diligent (see BUSY): *indefatigable, untiring Contrasted words: remiss, lax, slack (see… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • unremitting — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ never relaxing or slackening. DERIVATIVES unremittingly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • unremitting — [un΄ri mit′iŋ] adj. not stopping, relaxing, or slackening; incessant; persistent …   English World dictionary

  • unremitting — [[t]ʌ̱nrɪmɪ̱tɪŋ[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Something that is unremitting continues without stopping or becoming less intense. [FORMAL] I was sent to boarding school, where I spent six years of unremitting misery... He watched her with unremitting… …   English dictionary

  • unremitting — unremittingly, adv. unremittingness, n. /un ri mit ing/, adj. not slackening or abating; incessant: unremitting noise; unremitting attention. [1720 30; UN 1 + REMITTING] * * * …   Universalium

  • unremitting — adjective formal an action or effort that is unremitting continues for a long time and probably will not stop: lives of unremitting drudgery unremittingly adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • unremitting — adjective Date: 1728 not remitting ; constant, incessant < unremitting pain > • unremittingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unremitting — adjective incessant; never slackening We can achieve this god‐likeness only by unremitting and strenuous effort of the intellect …   Wiktionary


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