1) Concur (Verb) – सहमत होना
Meaning: be of the same opinion; agree.
Synonyms: agree, be in agreement, be in accord
Usage: “the authors concurred with the majority”
2) Severity (Noun) — तीव्रता
Meaning: the fact or condition of being severe.
Synonyms: acuteness, seriousness, gravity
Antonyms: mildness, leniency, geniality
Usage: “sentences should reflect the severity of the crime”
3) Grim (Adjective) — बहुत गंभीर या उदास
Meaning: very serious or gloomy.
Synonyms: stern, forbidding, uninviting
Antonyms: amiable, pleasant
Usage: “his grim expression”
4) Asserting (Verb) — जोर देकर कहना
Meaning: state a fact or belief confidently and forcefully.
Synonyms: declare, maintain
Antonyms: denying, gainsaying rebutting
Usage: “the company asserts that the cuts will not affect development”
5) Loath (Adjective) — अनिच्छुक
Meaning: reluctant; unwilling.
Synonyms: reluctant, unwilling, disinclined
Antonyms: willing, eager
Usage: “I was loath to leave”
6) Aegis (Noun) — संरक्षण
Meaning: the protection, backing, or support of a particular person or organization.
Synonyms: patronage, sponsorship, backing
Antonyms: neglectfulness, carelessness
Usage: “the negotiations were conducted under the aegis of the UN”
7) Disarray (Noun) — अव्यवस्था
Meaning: a state of disorganization or untidiness.
Synonyms: disorder, confusion, chaos
Antonyms: tidiness, orderliness
Usage: “her grey hair was in disarray”
8) Pared (Verb) — काट-छाँट करना
Meaning: trim (something) by cutting away its outer edges.
Synonyms: cut (off), trim (off), peel (off)
Antonyms: covered, expanded, grew
Usage: “Carlo pared his thumbnails with his knife”
9) Exacerbated (Verb) — ख़राब करना
Meaning: make (a problem, bad situation, or negative feeling) worse.
Synonyms: aggravate, make worse, worsen
Antonyms: calm, reduce
Usage: “the exorbitant cost of land in urban areas only exacerbated the problem”
10) Contagion (Noun) — संदूषण, संक्रमण
Meaning: a disease spread by close contact.
Synonyms: contamination, infection, disease
Antonyms: advantage, cleanliness, purification
Usage: “through personal hygiene, the spread of common contagions is discouraged”