English version

relent

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrelentre‧lent /rɪˈlent/ verb [intransitive] formal 🔊 🔊 STRICTto change your attitude and become less strict or cruel towards someone syn give in 🔊 At last her father relented and came to visit her.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
relentHe begged and begged to be allowed to go to the game, and in the end I relented.Only when police arrived with threats of £5,000 fines did they relent.Marjorie finally relented and agreed to meet him.Prison officials relented and allowed Wilson to receive visits from his family.Only the threat of a federal law suit moved the Park District to relent and end the weeks of obstruction.Dobbs finally relented and gave an interview to "People" magazine.I imagined Ly Keang would relent, as she looked over her shoulder; but instead she increased her pace.But Milosevic shows no sign he is willing to relent beyond token concessions.Nothing they heard from New Hampshire gave them reason to relent in the slightest.Perhaps Ray would relent, or the community would ignore him.
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Verb table
relent
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrelent
he, she, itrelents
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrelented
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave relented
he, she, ithas relented
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad relented
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill relent
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have relented
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam relenting
he, she, itis relenting
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you, we, theyare relenting
Past
I, he, she, itwas relenting
you, we, theywere relenting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been relenting
he, she, ithas been relenting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been relenting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be relenting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been relenting
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