How to use Relented in a sentence

relented
  • He relented and closed his eyes.

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  • He relented and spoke, his words garbled.

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  • Ashley relented, fearful gaze on the three guys as she moved away.

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  • Intrigued, Gabriel relented from his stubborn position before the altar.

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  • I've finally relented to my desires for an iPod.

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  • Nergal accordingly relented, and Allatu became the queen of the infernal world.

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  • In 1824 she gradually relented so far as to say that she would marry if he could achieve independence.

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  • Lily's family frowned on her relationship with a lowly soldier, but they eventually relented and gave their consent to marriage.

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  • He relented and Violette became a telephonist at an exchange near St. Paul 's Cathedral.

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  • I toyed with giving him my gold wedding ring to sell on behalf of the staff, then relented.

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  • Victor relented enough to drop the charges and have Adam released into his custody under very specific conditions.

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  • Finally, when Tim was 18 years old, Tug relented, acknowledging the strong resemblance between the two.

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  • Nick kept pursuing a job at the salon before they finally relented and gave him one.

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  • But I'm not sleeping with you, she relented.

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  • Severus afterwards relented, and, rebuilding a large portion of the town, gave it the name of Augusta Antonina.

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  • The demon relented after a brief struggle, but something about its unusually quick surrender bothered her.

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  • He relented and Violette became a telephonist at an exchange near St. Paul's Cathedral.

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  • I 've finally relented to my desires for an iPod.

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  • The Mayor initially refused an inquest, then relented but directed the coroner to return a verdict of justifiable homicide.

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  • But after some time, Bacon relented and even starred in a Visa commercial featuring the game.

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  • So, it seems that Prince has relented and on his new album is forgoing all of the confusing name games, like TAFKAP and that symbol thing.

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  • He sensed she wasn't going to budge this time and relented.

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  • Lily 's family frowned on her relationship with a lowly soldier, but they eventually relented and gave their consent to marriage.

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  • Eventually, they relented and reached a compromise, renting a guitar for Mayer to practice on.

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