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1 Catalyst (noun)
A person or thing that precipitates an event, stimulus, impetus (उत्प्रेरक)

2 Formidable (adj)
Inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable (दुर्जेय)
Synonyms: alarming, dire, direful, dread, dreadful, fearful, fearsome

3 Alleviation (noun)
The action or process of making suffering, deficiency, or a problem less severe (हटाना)
Synonyms: allay, assuage, ease, help, mitigate, mollify, palliate, relieve, soothe
Antonyms: aggravate, exacerbate

4 Patronage (noun)
The support given by a patron, sponsorship (संरक्षण)
Synonyms: aegis (also egis), auspice, backing, sponsorship

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5 Pilferage (noun)
The action of stealing things of little value
Synonyms: appropriate, boost, filch, heist, hook, lift, misappropriate

6 Overarching (adj)
Comprehensive or all-embracing (व्यापक)

7 Diktat (nuon)
An order or decree imposed by someone in power without popular consent (फरमान)
Synonyms: bull, decree, directive, edict, fiat, rescript, ruling, ukase

8 Indeed (adv)
Used to emphasize a statement or response confirming something already suggested (वास्तव में)
Synonyms: all right, alright, assuredly, certainly, clearly, definitely, doubtless

9 Emulate (verb)
Match or surpass (a person or achievement), typically by imitation (नकल)
Synonyms: add up (to), amount (to), come (to), correspond (to), equal

10 Turn down
Reject something offered or proposed (अस्वीकार करें)
Synonyms: declination, denial, disallowance, nay, no, nonacceptance
Antonyms: allowance, approval, grant, OK (or okay)