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1 Confine (verb)
Keep or restrict someone or something within certain limits of (space, scope, or time)
Synonyms: cap, circumscribe, hold down, limit, restrict
Antonyms: exceed

2 Impartial (adj)
Treating all rivals or disputants equally (निष्पक्ष)
Synonyms: candid, disinterested, dispassionate, equal, equitable
Antonyms: biased, ex parte, inequitable, nonobjective, one-sided

3 Extortion (noun)
The practice of obtaining something, especially money, through force or threats (जबरन वसूली)
Synonyms: fleecing, gouging, highway robbery, overcharging

4 Inglorious (adj)
(of an action or situation) causing shame or a loss of honour (लज्जाजनक)

5 Intriguing (adj)
Arousing one’s curiosity or interest; fascinating (दिलचस्प)
Synonyms: absorbing, arresting, consuming, engaging, engrossing
Antonyms: boring, drab, dry, dull, heavy, monotonous, tedious

6 Manoeuvre (verb)
A movement or series of moves requiring skill and care

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, side, wing

8 Setback (noun)
A reversal or check in progress (बाधा)
Synonyms: knock, lapse, reversal, reverse

9 Speculation (noun)
The forming of a theory or conjecture without firm evidence
Synonyms: adventure, chance, crapshoot, enterprise, flier
Antonyms: sure thing

10 Impend (verb)
(of an event regarded as threatening or significant) be about to happen (आसन्न)
Synonyms: brew, loom