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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of relent.

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Examples

  • With catcher Chris Snyder almost pleading with the manager to leave Webb in, Melvin relented.

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  • It was not until the record labels relented and agreed to sell music in open formats such as MP3 that other competitors such as Amazon were able to emerge to compete with iTunes.

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  • In its report, Fox said the White House "relented" after the pool's decision.

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  • In its report, Fox said the White House "relented" after the pool's decision.

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  • Rafa could even have 'relented' during negotiations with Villa & dropped his price down to 5-5. 5m and we would have made a larger profit on him.

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  • Every Western state has two senators and one or two powerful congressmen, and every one of them was being alerted to stand in our way until we relented on the water projects.

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  • Every Western state has two senators and one or two powerful congressmen, and every one of them was being alerted to stand in our way until we relented on the water projects.

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  • Every Western state has two senators and one or two powerful congressmen, and every one of them was being alerted to stand in our way until we relented on the water projects.

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  • Somewhat nervous about an unauthorized guest, but helplessly outranked, Captain Thompson relented. “Aye, Admiral, it would be my pleasure, ” he said with a forced smile.

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  • He was incredibly moved by the experience, and my mother relented and said 'yes, let's name him Norbert.'

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