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To accept or yield to a superior force, authority or will
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“Finally his mother relented.”
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Become less severe or intense
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“The mists did not relent to the light, they only fell around Nakita and the Neraks, and stayed upon them.”
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To feel or express sincere regret or remorse about one's wrongdoing or sin
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Feel sorrow for the misfortunes of
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(of a game or contest) To have failed to win
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To make something less tight
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To gradually melt, dissolve, or become fluid
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