unrelieved

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adjective un·re·lieved \ˌən-ri-ˈlēvd\

Definition of unrelieved

  1. :  not relieved a grim story unrelieved by humor: such asa :  not given relief :  furnished no assistance, remedy, or mitigation chronic, unrelieved stress/pain unrelieved povertyb :  not including anything that provides a desirable change :  monotonous, unvarying Across that endless, unrelieved grassland came a tumultuous rainstorm … — James Michener

unrelievedly

play \ˌən-ri-ˈlē-vəd-lē\ adverb If the past several paragraphs have sounded too unrelievedly negative, I hasten to make partial amends. — Karen Morin

Circa 1525

First Known Use of unrelieved

circa 1525


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