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1 Overdue (adj)
Not having arrived, happened, or been done by the expected time, late (अतिदेय)
Synonyms: behind, behindhand, belated, delinquent, late, latish, tardy
Antonyms: early, inopportune, precocious, premature, unseasonable, untimely

2 Concord (noun)
Agreement or harmony between people or groups (सामंजस्य)
Synonyms: chime, comity, compatibility, harmony, peace
Antonyms: conflict, discord, dissension (also dissention), variance

3 Incongruous (adj)
Not in harmony or keeping with the surroundings or other aspects of something (बेमेल)
Synonyms: incorrect, indecorous, inept, infelicitous, malapropos, perverse
Antonyms: appropriate, becoming, befitting, correct, decorous, felicitous

4 Impediment (noun)
A hindrance or obstruction in doing something (बाधा)
Synonyms: balk, bar, block, chain, clog, cramp, crimp, deterrent, drag

5 Contumacious (adj)
(especially of a defendant’s behavior) stubbornly or wilfully disobedient to authority (अवज्ञाकारी)
Synonyms: balky, contrary, defiant, disobedient, forward, incompliant
Antonyms: amenable, biddable, compliant, conformable, docile, obedient

6 Elusive (adj)
Difficult to find, catch, or achieve
Synonyms: evasive, fugitive, slippery

7 Feverish (adj)
Characterized by or displaying a frenetic excitement or energy (बेचैन)
Synonyms: agitated, excited, frenzied, heated, hectic, hyperactive, overactive

8 Shimmering (adj)
Shining with a soft, slightly wavering light (झिलमिलाता)
Synonyms: coruscate, flame, flash, glance, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten

9 Prevalence (noun)
Rapid increase in the number or amount of something (प्रसार)
Synonyms: commonness, frequence, frequency, frequentness
Antonyms: infrequence, infrequency, rareness, uncommonness, unusualness

10 Alleviate (verb)
Make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe (कम करना)
Synonyms: allay, assuage, ease, help, mitigate, mollify, palliate, relieve, soothe
Antonyms: aggravate, exacerbate