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1 Assert (verb)
State a fact or belief confidently and forcefully (जोर देकर कहना)
Synonyms: affirm, aver, avouch, avow, declare, guarantee, lay down, profess

2 Trickle down
(of wealth) gradually benefit the poorest as a result of the increasing wealth of the richest

3 Implication (noun)
The conclusion that can be drawn from something although it is not explicitly stated

4 Exchequer (noun)
A royal or national treasury (कोष)
Synonyms: bankroll, coffers, finances, fund, pocket, resources, wherewithal

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5 Abysmal (adj)
Extremely bad; appalling, extreme
Synonyms: bottomless, deep, profound
Antonyms: shallow, shoal, skin-deep, superficial, surface

6 Paediatric (adj)
Relating to the branch of medicine dealing with children and their diseases (बाल चिकित्सा)

7 Hinterland (noun)
The remote areas of a country away from the coast or the banks of major rivers (आंतरिक इलाके)
Synonyms: backwater, backwoods, bush, frontier, outback, outlands

8 Propensity (noun)
An inclination or natural tendency to behave in a particular way (प्रवृत्ति)
Synonyms: aptness, proneness, tendency, way

9 Dole (noun)
Benefit paid by the state to the unemployed (ख़ैरात)
Synonyms: almsgiving, charity, philanthropy

10 Elephant in the room
It means that there is an obvious problem or difficult situation that people do not want to talk about