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relents

verb
present tense third-person singular 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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“Relents.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/relents. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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