Definitions For Relent


  • Give in, as to influence or pressure
  • To agree to do or accept something that you have been resisting or opposing
  • To become less severe, harsh, strong, determined, etc.

Is Relent a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Relent is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Relent in a Sentence

  • Our application was initially refused, but the city relented in the end and the permit was issued.
  • They had refused to pay and relented only after being threatened with a lawsuit.
  • The winds would not relent.

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Antonyms for Relent

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