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1 Maladies (noun)
Meaning- A disease or ailment (नुक़सान)
Synonyms: Affection, ail, ailment, bug, complaint, complication, disease
Antonyms: Health, wellness

2 Nepotism (noun)
Meaning- The practice among those with power or influence of favouring relatives or friends, especially by giving them job (भाई-भतीजावाद)
Synonyms: Chauvinism, cronyism, favoritism, self-opinionatedness, self-partiality
Antonyms: Fairness, impartiality, neutrality, objectivity, open-mindedness

3 Instigate (verb)
Meaning- Bring about or initiate (an action or event) (भड़काना)
Synonyms: Abet, brew, ferment, foment, incite, pick, provoke, raise
Antonyms: Bridle, check, constrain, curb, discourage, hold, inhibit

4 Exclusivity (noun)
Meaning- The practice of excluding or not admitting other things (विशिष्टता)

5 Rhetoric (noun)
Meaning- The art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing, especially the exploitation of figures of speech and other compositional techniques (अलंकार शास्र)
Synonyms: Bombast, fustian, gas, grandiloquence, hot air, oratory, verbiage, wind
Antonyms: Inarticulateness

6 Veil (verb)
Meaning- Cover with or as if with a veil (परदा)
Synonyms: Belie, blanket, blot out, cloak, conceal, cover, curtain, disguise
Antonyms: Bare, disclose, display, divulge, expose, reveal, show, uncloak

7 Perpetual (adj)
Meaning- Never ending or changing, occurring repeatedly; so frequent as to seem endless and uninterrupted (लगातार)
Synonyms: Ceaseless, continual, continued, continuing, continuous, incessant
Antonyms: Discontinuous, noncontinuous

8 Affiliation (noun)
Meaning- The state or process of affiliating or being affiliated, attaching, connecting (संबंधन)
Synonyms: Alliance, association, collaboration, confederation, cooperation
Antonyms: Disaffiliation, dissociation

9 Mediocrity (noun)
Meaning- The quality or state of being mediocre (सामान्यता)
Synonyms: Commonness, commonplaceness, everydayness, fairness, mundanity
Antonyms: Choiceness, distinction, excellence, excellency, exquisiteness

10 Emotive (adj)
Meaning- Arousing or able to arouse intense feeling (भावपूर्ण)