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    panicmonger is offline Member
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    Default unremitting, relentless, unrelenting

    Do they have the same meaning as non-stopping?
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    Default Re: unremitting, relentless, unrelenting

    Without any context I would answer 'usually'.

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    Default Re: unremitting, relentless, unrelenting

    Quote Originally Posted by panicmonger View Post
    Do they have the same meaning as non-stopping?
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    What is "non-stopping"?

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    Default Re: unremitting, relentless, unrelenting

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    What is "non-stopping"?
    Actually, what I has been meaning to mean is without stopping.

    Is 'without stopping' = 'non-stopping'?

    for example: I have been studying all night without stopping.

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    Default Re: unremitting, relentless, unrelenting

    It's better to say 'I've been studying non-stop all night'.

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    Default Re: unremitting, relentless, unrelenting

    I have heard non-stopping used on trains- announcements to let you know that the train will now not stop at the station you want, for instance.

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