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1.Squeak: / ‘skwiːk/ : चीख़
Noun: a short, high-pitched sound or cry
Synonyms: creak, screech, squeal, cheep, grate, peep, shrill, yelp
 Antonyms: be quiet
2. Siphon: /ˈsʌɪf(ə)n/ : बेइमानी से निकालना
Verb: draw off or transfer over a period of time, especially illegally or unfairly.
Synonyms: convey, funnel, carry, route, traject
Antonyms: hold, keep
3. Fraudulent: /ˈfrɔːdjʊl(ə)nt/ : धोखाधड़ी
Adjective: obtained, done by, or involving deception, especially criminal deception.
Synonyms: counterfeit, crooked, deceitful, fake dishonest, forged, crafty
Antonyms: frank, genuine, honest, true, sincere, trustworthy, authentic
4. Rigging:/ ˈrɪɡɪŋ/ : जहाज की रस्सियों की प्रणाली
Noun: the system of ropes or chains employed to support a ship’s masts ( standing rigging ) and to control or set the yards and sails
Synonyms: apparatus, equipment
5. Brazenly:/ ˈbreɪz(ə)nli/ : ढिठाई से
Synonyms: blatantly, candidly, flagrantly, willingly, artlessly
Antonyms: incompletely, shamefully, secretly
6. Bastion:/ ‘bastɪən/ : एक दीवार के किनारे पर एक कोण पर निर्मित एक किले का एक प्रोजेक्टिंग भाग,
Noun: a projecting part of a fortification built at an angle to the line of a wall, so as to allow defensive fire in several directions
Synonyms: bulwark, fortress, mainstay, fortification, stronghold
Antonyms: weakness, weak spot
7. Lopsided:/ ‘lɒpˈsʌɪdɪd/ : एकतरफा
Adjective: with one side lower or smaller than the other.
Synonyms: unbalanced, unequal, awry, squint, warped
Antonyms: even, level, balanced
8. Supine: / ‘s(j)uːpʌɪn/ : लापरवाह
Adjective: failing to act or protest as a result of moral weakness or indolence
Synonyms: weak, enervated, spineless
Antonyms: strong, assertive
9. Blatant: / ˈbleɪt(ə)nt/: ऊधमी, बेशर्मी से
Adjective: (of bad behaviour) done openly and unashamedly.
Synonyms: flagrant, glaring, obvious, manifest, palpable, evident
Antonyms: inconspicuous, subtle
10. Fiddle: / ‘fɪd(ə)l/ : हेरा-फेरी करना
Noun: an act of defrauding, cheating, or falsifying.
Verb: falsify (figures, data, or records), typically in order to gain money.
Synonyms: fraud, swindle, fix, wangle, ruse, wile
Antonym: leave alone, work

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