Synonyms and Antonyms of relented
- the supervisor finally relented in the face of the petition, and allowed employees to take longer lunch breaks
- the fury of the storm relented, and the next day the sun finally broke through the clouds
abated, declined, decreased, de-escalated, died (away or down or out), diminished, drained (away), dropped (off), dwindled, eased, ebbed, fell, fell away, lessened, let up, lowered, moderated, palled, phased down, ratcheted (down) also racheted (down) , receded, remitted, shrank (or shrunk), subsided, tapered, tapered off, waned
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