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1 Virulence (noun)
The severity or harmfulness of a disease or poison, bitter hostility; rancour (द्वेष)
Synonyms: acridity, acridness, acrimony, asperity, bile, bitterness, cattiness

2 Variance (noun)
The state or fact of disagreeing or quarrelling, the fact or quality of being different, divergent, or inconsistent
Synonyms: conflict, disaccord, discord, discordance, discordancy, disharmony
Antonyms: accord, agreement, concord, concordance, harmony, peace

3 Starkly (adv)
In a way that is severe or harsh in appearance or outline (परस्पर विरोधी)
Synonyms: austere, dour, fierce, flinty, forbidding, grim, gruff, intimidating
Antonyms: benign, benignant, gentle, mild, nonintimidating, tender

4 Precipitate (verb)
Cause (an event or situation, typically one that is undesirable) to happen suddenly, unexpectedly, or prematurely
Synonyms: pour, rain, storm

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5 Induce (verb)
Succeed in persuading or leading (someone) to do something (प्रेरित करना)
Synonyms: beget, breed, bring, bring about, bring on, catalyze, cause

6 Undergird (verb)
Provide support or a firm basis for
Synonyms: bear, bolster, brace, buttress, carry, prop (up), shore (up)

7 Effusive (adj)
Showing or expressing gratitude, pleasure, or approval in an unrestrained or heartfelt manner (असंयत)
Synonyms: demonstrative, emotional, touchy-feely, uninhibited, unreserved
Antonyms: inhibited, reserved, restrained, undemonstrative, unemotional

8 Visceral (adj)
Relating to deep inward feelings rather than to the intellect, instinctive

9 Potent (adj)
Having great power, influence, or effect, powerful

10 Penchant (noun)
A strong or habitual liking for something or tendency to do something (झुकाव)
Synonyms: affection, affinity, aptitude, bent, bias, bone, devices, disposition