In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(opposition/pursuit) implacablethe wind/pain was unrelenting — el viento/dolor era constante
- the unrelenting heat — el implacable calor
- Faced with a cruel and unrelenting system of numbers that mocked him, he invented a new one!
- Vincent Hunter's film is as unrelenting and tough as the true meaning of loneliness.
- The world of business is a harsh and unrelenting one: a constant struggle for survival and profit in which the weak or the inflexible go to the wall.
- The couple were a Calvinist pastor of the most unrelenting kind and his equally intransigent spouse.
- She made you the unrelenting, hard and cold businessman that they called iceman, today.
- Once you get past this blemish, Minority Report is an unrelenting movie about the cruel uncertainty of both life and the future.
- Simpson was known as the Iron Man in his playing days and was a tough, unrelenting prop.
- Pigs are innocent victims of a cruel, unrelenting slaughterhouse industry.
- ‘I don't cope well with the unrelenting demands of professional rugby,’ he said then.
- The reaction by its political opponents to this stand was one of savage and unrelenting hostility.
- Opprobrium from the terraces and beyond was unrelenting.
- So it's kind of cool for me to think of myself as someone who's unrelenting and controlling of situations.
- His letter to Leghari was unrelenting in its condemnation.
- That and the unrelenting heat and undulations made for a tough cycle leg, which he completed at his pre-race estimated time.
- Jordan's unusual mix of hard graft, unrelenting energy and ability to source funds ensured the team's survival.
- That's just over a year since the dedicated York warrior turned professional in the unrelenting and unforgiving arena of Thai boxing.
- He believed their newly formed government should be strict, orderly, and unrelenting.
- If she did nothing else right now she would tumble backward and hit the hard, unrelenting ground head first.
- First off, Frazier forced Ali to fight by applying fast and hard unrelenting pressure.
- Since the Vietnam era, he's been an unrelenting critic of US foreign policy and this book's no different.
- This is the world Elphie encounters as she moves from a life at Shiz University to one of unforgiving and unrelenting segregation.
- In the packed public gallery, Mrs Humes's family, who had glared with unrelenting hatred at him during the hearing, were in tears.
- For a place dependent on tourist spending, the unrelenting determination to turn paying customers away is simply beyond rationality.
- From beginning to end, it is just unrelenting, one of the hardest courses in America.
- At sea, the punishing U-boat campaign continued, and the war in the Atlantic was cruel and unrelenting.
- A major factor in determining the outcome was the unrelenting political opposition in the highest quarters.
- You're looking at a man with an unflagging passion for racing and an unrelenting will to win.
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