Unremitting vs Unswerving - What's the difference?

unremitting | unswerving |


As adjectives the difference between unremitting and unswerving

is that unremitting is incessant; never slackening while unswerving is not deviating; not yielding or straying or varying.

unremitting

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • incessant; never slackening
  • * 1961 : J. A. Philip. Mimesis in the ''Sophistês'' of Plato . In: Proceedings and Transactions of the American Philological Association 92. p. 467.
  • We can achieve this god?likeness only by unremitting and strenuous effort of the intellect.
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1818 , author=Mary Shelley , title=Frankenstein , chapter=4 citation , passage=These thoughts supported my spirits, while I pursued my undertaking with unremitting ardour.}}

    Derived terms

    * unremittingly

    References

    unswerving

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not deviating; not yielding or straying or varying.
  • :They followed the ritual with unswerving faith.