relent(redirected from relenting)
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relentverb abate severity, accede, acquiesce, be assuaged, be compassionate, be compliant, be forgiving, be merciful, be mollified, be placated, be pliant, be submissive, be tolerant, bend, defer to, feel compassion, feel for, forgive, give, give in, give quarter, give way, grow lenient, grow less severe, have mercy, have sympathy, iram remittere, molliri, pity, relax, remit, resign, show mercy, soften, spare, succumb, sympathize, unbend, yield
See also: comply, condone, relax, submit, succumb, surrender, yield