Simple Definition of relentless
: continuing without becoming weaker, less severe, etc.
: remaining strict or determined
Full Definition of relentless
: showing or promising no abatement of severity, intensity, strength, or pace : unrelenting <relentless pressure> <a relentless campaign>
Examples of relentless in a sentence
Her relentless optimism held the team together.
The hunter was relentless in pursuit of his prey.
a relentless opponent of deregulation
First Known Use of relentless
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Definition of relentless for Students
: showing no lessening of severity, intensity, or strength <The most relentless of his new fears was that they would starve. — Lois Lowry, The Giver>
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