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1 Bleak (adj)
Meaning-
(of an area of land) lacking vegetation and exposed to the elements (बेरंग)
Synonyms: black, cheerless, chill, Cimmerian, cloudy, cold, comfortless
Antonyms: bright, cheerful, cheering, cheery, comforting, cordial

2 Grim (adj)
Meaning-
Very serious or gloomy (विकट)
Synonyms: austere, dour, fierce, flinty, forbidding, gruff, intimidating
Antonyms: benign, benignant, gentle, mild, nonintimidating, tender

3 Exorbitant (adj)
Meaning-
(of a price or amount charged) unreasonably high (अत्यधिक)
Synonyms: baroque, devilish, excessive, extravagant, extreme, fancy
Antonyms: middling, moderate, modest, reasonable, temperate

4 Destitution (noun)
Meaning-
Poverty so extreme that one lacks the means to provide for oneself (अभाव)
Synonyms: beggary, destituteness, impecuniosity, impecuniousness, impoverishment
Antonyms: affluence, opulence, richness, wealth, wealthiness

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5 Ailing (adj)
Meaning-
In poor health (बीमार)
Synonyms: invalid, sickly, weakly
Antonyms: healthy, well

6 Trek (noun)
Meaning-
A long arduous journey, especially one made on foot, a person’s possessions (यात्रा)
Synonyms: expedition, journey, passage, peregrination, travel(s), trip

7 Insolvency (noun)
Meaning-
The state of being insolvent, ruin (दिवालियापन)
Synonyms: bankruptcy, failure, ruin
Antonyms: solvency

8 Misery (noun)
Meaning-
A state or feeling of great physical or mental distress or discomfort (दुःख)
Synonyms: agony, Gehenna, hell, horror, murder, nightmare, torment
Antonyms: heaven, paradise

9 Sop (noun)
Meaning-
A thing of no great value given or done as a concession to appease someone whose main concerns or demands are not be met
Synonyms: backhander, boodle, bribe, cumshaw, fix

10 Agonise (verb)
Meaning-
Undergo great mental anguish through worrying about something (तड़पना)