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- n. The condition of being relentless.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The quality of being relentless, or unmoved by pity.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. mercilessness characterized by an unwillingness to relent or let up
Caroline: Yes, very insightful, "relentlessness" - is the word I would have used if I could have thought of it.
The execution is sometimes clumsy and story threads occasionally fumble about but the sheer determination to go further with the premise, pushing beyond the barricades of mediocrity and aspire for at least some of the weightiness of the source material, that kind of relentlessness ultimately made it a success.
Sally had a kind of relentlessness to her, and I say that and it sounds like it could be a negative thing.
Russell Williams is now an admitted double murderer, rapist and sexual fetishist, but it's the scale of his obsession, the depth of his deviance and his utter relentlessness which is so terrifying.
Izzard put his running success down to "relentlessness" and said he felt good after the seven-and-a-half week challenge.
He put his running success down to "relentlessness" and said he felt good after the seven-and-a-half week challenge.
Ashes last summer," he said, before calling the relentlessness of the schedule "incredibly short sighted".
"relentlessness" of the campaign had led to the loss of a great head-teacher.
The sheer relentlessness of it comes to be a thing of beauty and hilarity.
With our art, our music, our literature, our stubbornness, our joy, our brilliance, our sheer relentlessness – and our ability to tell our own stories.
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