1 Perpetual (adjective)
Meaning-
continuing for a long period of time without interruption. (शाश्वत)
Synonyms: everlasting, eternal, enduring, ceaseless
Antonyms: ceasing, ending, halting, temporary
Example: The country is in a perpetual state of anarchy.

2 Detention (noun)
Meaning-
the state of being kept in a place, especially a prison, and prevented from leaving. (कैद)
Synonyms: custody, imprisonment, confinement, incarceration
Antonyms: discharge, release, emancipation, liberation
Example: The fifteen people arrested were still in police detention.

3 Magnify (verb)
Meaning-
Increase or exaggerate the importance or effect of. (इज़ाफ़ा करना)
Synonyms: boost, augment, intensify, amplify
Antonyms: reduce, diminish, lessen, subside
Example: The report tends to magnify the risks involved.

4 Chronicle (verb)
Meaning-
to record events in the order in which they happened. (अंकित करना)
Synonyms: report, record, register, keep track of
Antonyms: hide, conceal, secrete, cover
Example: Her achievements are chronicled in a new biography out this week.

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5 Desperate (adjective)
Meaning-
having a great need or desire for something. (बेकरार)
Synonyms: eager, raring, bursting, longing, keen
Antonyms: unwilling, averse, indisposed, unenthusiastic
Example: Desperate for money, she called her sister, whom she hadn’t spoken to in 20 years.

6 Abrogate (verb)
Meaning-
to officially end a law, an agreement, etc. (रद्द करना)
Synonyms: nullify, rescind, repeal, revoke, invalidate
Antonyms: establish, enact, lay down, legislate
Example: The rule has been abrogated by mutual consent.

7 Inhumane (adjective)
Meaning-
to show an emotion or quality, or (of an emotion or quality) to be shown or felt, not caring about the suffering of other people or animals (निर्दयी).
Synonyms: brutal, callous, vicious, barbaric, atrocious
Antonyms: gentle, benevolent, benignant, compassionate
Example: ‘inhumane treatment of animals/prisoners’.

8 Arbitrary (adjective)
Meaning-
based on random choice or personal whim, rather than any reason or system. (मनमौजी)
Synonyms: unpredictable, capricious, whimsical, erratic
Antonyms: rational, reasoned, cogent, judicious
Example: You can make an arbitrary choice.

9 Conformity (noun)
Meaning-
Compliance with standards, rules, or laws. (अनुपालन)
Synonyms: obedience, adherence, accordance, observance
Antonyms: violation, infringement, non-observance, transgression
Example: The goods were in conformity with the contract’.

10 Pawn (noun)
Meaning-
A person used by others for their own purposes. (प्यादा)
Synonyms: puppet, dupe, cat’s paw, tool, stooge.
Example: He was a pawn in the game of power politics.

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