It is not good to traduce someone’s character.
He protested that the newspaper account is misleading.
Archaic social traditions have become irrelevant.
A peace treaty was formalized by the belligerent countries.
The company could not cope with the tough market competition and went bust.
He conducts his affairs in a cloak of secrecy.
The soldier crawled towards the enemy post in darkness.
He is a devout Hindu.
He is anexpert in this field.
The implacable creditor refused to give more time to return money despite entreaties.
The building perished in the earthquake.
Treason is an unforgivable crime.
The old man is afflicted with crippling gout.
Ardentdevotees thronged the congregation.
The injured animal bellowed in pain.
The ingenuous boy usually becomes the butt of ridicule in the group.
The thieves clobbered the inmate when he resisted them from collecting the booty.
(C) closed in a room
We did not lend credence to the wild rumours.
He is a dextrous artist.
He expressed his explicit opinion.