unremitting

[uhn-ri-mit-ing]
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Origin of unremitting

1720–30; un-1 + remitting
Related formsun·re·mit·ting·ly, adverbun·re·mit·ting·ness, noun
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unremitting

adjective
  1. never slackening or stopping; unceasing; constant
Derived Formsunremittingly, adverbunremittingness, noun
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Word Origin and History for unremitting
adj.

1728, from un- (1) "not" + present participle of remit. Related: Unremittingly.

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