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1 Emulate (verb)
Match or surpass (a person or achievement), typically by imitation (अनुकरण)
Synonyms: add up (to), amount (to), come (to), correspond (to), equal

2 De facto (adv)
In fact, whether by right or not (वास्तव में)
Synonyms: actual, concrete, effective, existent, factual, genuine
Antonyms: conjectural, hypothetical, ideal, inexistent, nonexistent

3 Precipitous (adj)
Dangerously high or steep, (of an action) done suddenly and without careful consideration (तेज़)
Synonyms: cursory, drive-by, flying, gadarene, hasty, headlong
Antonyms: deliberate, unhurried, unrushed

4 Viable (adj)
Capable of working successfully; feasible
Synonyms: achievable, attainable, doable, feasible, possible, practicable
Antonyms: hopeless, impossible, impracticable, infeasible, nonviable

5 Reckon (verb)
Establish by calculation (गणना करना)
Synonyms: calculate, call, conjecture, estimate, figure, gauge

6 Laissez-faire (noun)
The policy of leaving things to take their own course, without interfering (अहस्तक्षेप)

7 Archaic (adj)
Very old or old-fashioned (प्राचीन)
Synonyms: antiquated, dated, démodé, demoded, fossilized, kaput

8 Quell (verb)
Suppress (a feeling), put an end to (a rebellion or other disorder), typically by the use of force
Synonyms: clamp down (on), crack down (on), crush, put down, quash, repress

9 Inter alia (adv)
Among other things

10 Bellicosity (noun)
A natural disposition to fight (लड़ाई का प्रेम)
Synonyms: aggressive, agonistic, argumentative, assaultive, belligerent
Antonyms: nonaggressive, nonbelligerent, pacific, peaceable, peaceful