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be merciful

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to moderate or change a position or course of action as a result of pressure

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give in, as to influence or pressure

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We promised to the Filipino people that we will not relax, we will not relent against illegal drugs because that's the promise of the President.)
Despite strong resistance and continued criticism of Nga, Tajuddin eventually relented and left the meeting.
Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India], June 19 (ANI): The Goa government, on Wednesday, has decided to stand by the app-based taxi service GoaMiles and not relent to the pressure created by local taxi operators against the app-based service.
Olawumi Ogunesan while congratulating the new GM, urged him to stick to the tenets of the civil service, calling on him not to relent in his commitment, dedication and quality service delivery to the civil service, which earned him the appointment.
Egypt's scorching heat wave to relent: official Forecast body - Egypt Today CAIRO- 14 May 2019: Temperature degrees will continue to rise across Egypt amid a scorching heat wave hitting the country, and is expected to peak on Wednesday and Thursday, recording 40AC.
Patrick Adusei, District Chief Executive for the area, commended the MP for the kind gesture to sympathise with the widows, and reminded him not relent on his efforts to improve the living standards of the residents, especially the less privileged, through collaboration with the District Assembly.
The Sarfaraz Ahmed led Quetta - twice runners-up in three HBL PSL editions - are looking in no mood to relent as they target the elusive title with their never-say-die approach, under the astute coaching of former Pakistan captain Moin Khan.
Gout If you suffer from the dreaded gout You understand why others scream and shout My big toe is throbbing and hurts like hell And I'm not sleeping at all too well I am immobile so I cannot do my chores Stuck in the house I cannot venture outdoors In my experience gout never lasts long But still I wonder what the hell brings it on I feel as though my big toe is about to explode Leaving bits of my toe all over my abode The pain is just now beginning to relent This medicine I believe is heaven sent Tomorrow my recovery will hopefully be complete It will be a pleasure to very slowly stroll down the high street GEORGE MCLANDERS
He said cartels are not happy about his oversight role in Parliament.The outspoken MP insisted that he will not relent in the war against corruption.
Morlu warns that the CDC will not relent to take drastic action against its partisans who will be engaged in such practice.He says the CDC through its National Executive Committee will not relent in taking actions, noting that it 'will not joke with partisans who will abandon their duty and live on Facebook.'
We have been trying to tone him down, we even issued show- cause notices, but he did not relent," said Arif Ahmed, member of the mosque's Trustee Board.
Summary: Police officers allegedly did not relent even after the judge identified himself
The ministry referred to Cuba where it took the US half a century to restore relations, and said it was prepared to wait as long as necessary for Washington to relent.
Summary: The Abu Dhabi Police have stressed they would not relent in their clampdown on sorcerers as they closely follow up their activities to protect the community.