Their relentless use of water caused a flood in their lawn.
She had relentless determination to finish the project.
Rachel sighed and continued her relentless search for romance.
Albert was a man of relentless energy and boundless ambition.
Darkyn's been relentless in pursuing me.
They were the most relentless of all the warriors.
He led a strong fight against the relentless rulings of the committee.
His relentless war against his neighbor caused fear and anger.
The sequel was the end of the nepotism and the relentless prosecution of reform within the Church.
His relentless hatred only made him a lonely person.
The rule of the king was marked by the relentless persecution of the peasants.
The relentless vindictiveness of the two brothers caused them to constantly fight.
Otto had untiring perseverance and relentless energy.
Those hospital corridors are long and the patients are relentless.
The more important are the Hualapais or ApacheYumas; the Mohaves; the Yavapais or Apache-Mohaves; the Yumas, whose lesser neighbours on the lower Colorado are the most primitive Indians of the United States in habits; the Maricopas; the Pimas and Papagoes, who figure much in early Arizona history, and who are superior in intelligence, adaptability, application and character; the Hopis or Moquis, possessed of the same good qualities and notably temperate and provident, famous for their prehistoric culture (Tusuyan); the Navaho, and the kindred Apaches, perhaps the most relentless and savage of Indian warriors.
From that time Abdur Rahman was fairly seated on the throne at Kabul, and in the course of the next few years he consolidated his dominion over all Afghanistan, suppressing insurrections by a sharp and relentless use of his despotic authority.
Albert was a man of relentless energy and boundless ambition, who by reason of his physical and intellectual qualities was one of the most prominent princes of the 15th century.
Its operations were spread over thousands of miles, vast numbers of men were employed, and both sides fought with an even more relentless determination than is usual when "armed nations" meet in battle.
relentless barrage on allied positions.
The rule of the marzbans was marked by relentless persecution of the Christians, forced conversions to Magism, frequent insurrections and the rise to importance of the great families founded by men of Assyrian, Parthian, Persian, Syrian and Jewish origin, and in some cases of royal blood, who had been governors of districts, or holders of fiefs under the Arsacids.
The sales of this album were much stronger than the first, thanks to relentless touring by the brothers and heavy promotion by Hollywood.
propelled along by the relentless rhythm of the piece.
Tom Peters has described it as: The relentless pursuit of an almost familial bond between customer and product.
But most are too hard-pressed by the relentless demands of planning casework to be free to plan for these other issues.
The relentless onslaught is almost too much for Wonder Woman to bear!
Rehearsals continued in this vein right up until the first night, mostly due to Water's relentless perfectionism.
relentless persecution by gamekeepers up until the late 1930's resulted in extermination everywhere except for a small population in north Wales.
No charity shop bin, second hand record store or music fair is missed in their relentless pursuit of gems of forgotten music.
Ceri Jones Food companies are looking to each other in the relentless quest for growth and higher margins.
relentless in the pursuit of sales.
relentless in attack and spent at least 30 minutes of the first half parked on their side of the pitch.
relentless pursuit of GDP growth has been the defining characteristic of Western politics over the last 50 years.
relentless onslaught is almost too much for Wonder Woman to bear!
Australia's downhill progress was so relentless that Ritchie or anyone could hardly have made much difference.
Alan Parker translates the music into memorable images that are just relentless.
Meanwhile, the Viking assault on Wales appears to have been pretty relentless.
And the style is just a little too relentless.
He has performed a great service to our service men through his absolutely relentless interest and pressure on that subject.
The sailors struggled with the circuit as the wind seemed relentless.
But even with a new " cautious " perspective, the action remains as relentless as ever.
The trek is not technically difficult but the ascents and descents can be long and feel relentless, especially in hot weather.
But by June '04 the pain had become gently relentless.
Griggs also had a drive turned against the post as Nantwich proved relentless.
But Denton was relentless.
More precisely, he was won for her by her mother, whose relentless pursuit of the Duke was quite shameless.
Add in your own HIV health needs, and life suddenly becomes a relentless slog through the health and social care system.
It is a long hard relentless slog in which we are all involved.
yet statutory homelessness continues its relentless rise - 12 percent in the first quarter of this year.
He was bigoted, bloodthirsty and relentless, though one Turkish historian praises his humanity for having forbidden the cutting up alive of condemned persons, or the roasting of them before a slow fire; and at one time he was with difficulty dissuaded from ordering the complete extirpation of all the Christians in Turkey.
Like all great epoch-making personalities, he was favoured by the circumstances of his life, notwithstanding the relentless persecution to which he was exposed.
The members and sympathizers of the party of reform who styled themselves " Young Turks," working largely from the European centres and from the different points in the Turkish Empire to which the sultan had exiled them for the purpose of repression - their relentless persecution by the sultan thus proving to be his own undoing - spread a powerful propaganda throughout the Turkish Empire against the old regime, in the face of that persecution and of the open and characteristic scepticism, and indeed of the hostile action, of some of the European powers.
Richelieu had sent to the block the first noble of France, the last of a family illustrious for seven centuries, the feudal head of the nobility of Languedoc; then, unmoved by threats or entreaties, inexorable as fate itself, he cowed all opposition by his relentless vengeance.
Although he had been entrusted by his father to the guardianship of the church, he was pursued with relentless hatred by pope Innocent IV., who sought to bestow the kingdom of Sicily on a foreign prince.
Innocent's relentless war against Frederick was not supported by the lay opinion of his time.
Singleness of purpose, and relentless vigour in the execution of the purpose, were the qualities necessary to the conduct of the vast enterprise of subduing the Confederacy.
Otto was a man of untiring perseverance and relentless energy, with a high idea of his position.
If we may believe Tei`kullian, it was Praxeas of Asia Minor, the relentless foe of Montanism, who succeeded in persuading the Roman bishop to withhold his letters of conciliation.'
At the university the schools were divided between the partisans of the two professors; but Cano pursued his rival with relentless virulence, and took part in the condemnation for heresy of his brother-friar.
On the news of the battle (coupled with that of a fresh army appearing on the Korean coast),' Kuropatkin instantly sent off part of his embryo central mass to bar the mountain passes of Fenshuiling and Motienling against the imagined relentless pursuit of the victors, and prepared to shift his centre of concentration back to Mukden.
But there was relentless war between the Hurons and the Iroquois occupying the southern shore of Lake Ontario, and when in 1649 the Iroquois ruined and almost completely destroyed the Hurons, the Jesuit missionaries also fell victims to the conquerors' rage.
On the other hand, in the case of the obdurate, he showed a relentless precision, which gained for him his evil name, ` The Bloody Clavers,' the commissioned servant of the powers of darkness."
It speedily ended with his son, also called Khusru, whom Mahommed Ghori, the relentless enemy of the Ghaznivide house, carried away into captivity in 1186.
Martin Van Buren and others, going into opposition under his banner, waged from the first a relentless and factious war on the administration.
They liked him because he was vigorous, brusque, uncouth, relentless, straightforward and open.
Petrarch began by waging relentless war against the logicians and materialists of his own day.
He attacked with relentless vigour the short-lived monarchy of Amadeus, and contributed to its downfall.
Even the Apaches after being whipped by relentless war into temporary submission have been bound by treaties which the gifts, vices and virtues of the reservation system have tempted them to observe.
Imperious will, masculine boldness, relentless ambition like hers had been exhibited by queens of her race since the old Macedonian days before Philip and Alexander.
He led a strong fight against the ministerial bills introduced to take advantage of the Parliament Act, and protested vehemently against the relentless closure by which they were driven through the House of Commons.
Erzberger continued to be pursued by the relentless animosity of the reactionary parties, the Conservatives (now called Deutsch-Nationalen) and the National Liberals (now styling themselves the Deutsche Volkspartei).
A relentless energy pushes the music along, until a recapitulation of the opening leads to the breath-taking close.
You will be ambitious for a career and relentless in the pursuit of sales.
The relentless pursuit of GDP growth has been the defining characteristic of Western politics over the last 50 years.
In the meantime German artillery kept up their relentless barrage on allied positions.
Had sales of facade improvement program which he has its relentless newlywed.
We have also called a halt to the relentless march of out of town retail development.
The brief is: a young man 's relentless quest to tame an ' escaped ' car that is running wild.
In southern Gaza and parts of the West Bank there is often no sanctuary from the seemingly relentless, indiscriminate Israeli shooting.
Australia 's downhill progress was so relentless that Ritchie or anyone could hardly have made much difference.
Yet statutory homelessness continues its relentless rise - 12 percent in the first quarter of this year.
When brutal intellectual honesty is combined with relentless resourcefulness, your odds of success skyrocket.
My son's relentless colic began the on second evening we brought him home from the hospital.
While retail merchant accounts commonly offer the lowest fees, they can be relentless when it comes to charging a portion of your sales to cover the cost.
With the advent of digital photography and the amount of money that can be snagged for Internet images, the paparazzi have become absolutely relentless in their pursuit of Hollywood's biggest names.
Sure, the paparazzi is relentless and invasive, but without all the media attention she received when her star was rising, she wouldn't be a celebrity.
This may be true, but if it isn't, you may incur vet bills, sleepless nights listening to relentless coughing, and a myriad of other aggravations.
Another important purpose of attic insulation is to protect your home from heat extremes in the summer, when hot summer days can make your air conditioner work overtime if you don't have some protection from the relentless sun overhead.
The South is relentless on the North, so the North builds the Heimdal, a super-cruiser battleship to eliminate the Southern Cross's main base of operations.
With seventy-two levels in all the challenges are relentless.
From being selected Miss Florida in 1974 to what is perhaps this actress' most famous role as Suzanne Sugarbaker on television's Designing Women, Delta has had to deal with her weight issues under relentless media scrutiny.
There's nothing else like them to protect your head from the relentless rays of the sun.
The pressures can be relentless, and finding a silver lining in the clouds of worry that fill your days can be difficult.
Focusing on your big-picture goals changes the burden of daily worries and relentless demands into something more uplifting.
In order to validate your past life, you may need to become a bloodhound and be relentless in your quest to find some documentation of your past life.
After relentless touring following the release of Siamese Dream, the Smashing Pumpkins took some time off to write and record another album.
The song also works on multiple levels, describing both the power of music to make you get up and dance and the relentless forces of change seen in the integration storyline.
She is the ultimate woman, she seeks understanding and communication, she nurtures and she cares, but she is relentless in her determination.
Chaumette was one of the ringleaders in the attacks of the 31st of May and of the 2nd of June 1793 on the Girondists, toward ' whom he showed himself relentless.
The gypsum sands of New Mexico Territory were relentless in their search for new victims.
Between the two of them, they keep up a relentless barrage of badinage.
It collapsed during the earthquake, leaving them and their meager belongings to be soaked by Indonesia's relentless rains.
Highly syncopated, relentless rhythms and insistent drumbeats follow the driving force of the voices.
Instead, young readers are fed a relentless diet of self-evident, unproved, implausible, and in some cases manifestly false propositions.
relentless march of out of town retail development.
relentless quest to tame an ' escaped ' car that is running wild.
A strange conclusion this, and reached by a path not less strange, as was now to be disclosed by a relentless hand.
The relentless vindictiveness with which he insisted on the prosecution of Walpole, and supported the bill of indemnity to witnesses against the fallen minister, was in itself not magnanimous; but it appears positively un worthy when it is known that a short time before Pitt had offered, on certain conditions, to use all his influence in the other direction.
We were relentless in attack and spent at least 30 minutes of the first half parked on their side of the pitch.
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