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relented

verb
past tense of relent

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1 to cease resistance (as to another's arguments, demands, or control)
  • the supervisor finally relented in the face of the petition, and allowed employees to take longer lunch breaks

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“Relented.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/relented. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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