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1 Cogently (adv)
Appealing forcibly to the mind or reason (सावधानी से)
Synonyms: compelling, conclusive, convincing, decisive, effective
Antonyms: inconclusive, indecisive, ineffective, uncompelling

2 Counter (verb)
Respond to hostile speech or action (आतंकवाद)
Synonyms: battle, combat, contend (with), fight, oppose
Antonyms: advance, cultivate, encourage, forward, foster, further

3 Coercion (noun)
The practice of persuading someone to do something by using force or threats (दबाव)
Synonyms: arm-twisting, compulsion, constraint, duress, force

4 Prowess (noun)
Skill or expertise in a particular activity or field, bravery in battle (कौशल)
Synonyms: bravery, courage, courageousness, daring, daringness
Antonyms: cowardice, cowardliness, cravenness, dastardliness, poltroonery

5 Portray (verb)
Describe (someone or something) in a particular way (चित्रकला)
Synonyms: delineate, depict, describe, draw, image, limn, paint

6 Gauntlet (noun)
A strong glove with a long, loose wrist
Synonyms: cross, crucible, fire, ordeal, trial

7 Coalition (noun)
A temporary alliance for combined action, especially of political parties forming a government (गठबंधन)
Synonyms: bloc, block, body, faction, party, sect, set

8 Salutary (adj)
(especially with reference to something unwelcome or unpleasant) producing good effects; beneficial (लाभदायक)
Synonyms: advantageous, benefic, beneficent, beneficial, benignant
Antonyms: bad, disadvantageous, unfavorable, unfriendly

9 Volatile (adj)
Liable to change rapidly and unpredictably, especially for the worse (परिवर्तनशील)
Synonyms: capricious, changeable, changeful, fickle, flickery
Antonyms: certain, changeless, constant, immutable, invariable

10 Quinquennial (adj)
Recurring every five years, lasting for or relating to a period of five years (पंचवार्षिक)