Choose the most appropriate antonym out of the given options for the word (in bold) in the sentence :
She has acquired reputation for deceit.
We all should deplore the present state of morality.
He dismantled machine’s parts for packing.
(B) knocked down
He is encumbered with numerous obligations.
He made a fervent appeal for support.
Human-beings are generally gregarious people.
He is indifferent towards politics.
In the absence of meaningful engagements, time lingers.
Dark clouds look ominous.
He gave aplausible explanation of his failure to accomplish the assigned task.
(A) applaud able
The boy passed scurrilous remark on girls passing-by.
The wet log got warped on getting dried up.
Deciduous trees take on new leaves annually.
One earnestly desires to join family get-together in festivals.
Deadlock in negotiation dismayed both sides.
His arrogant behaviour infuriated me.
He is a person of extremely fickle mind.
He grieves over the loss in business.
This plant is indigenous to India.
An incompetent person becomes malevolent towards successful people.