He followed customary practice of visiting the neighbours occasionally.
He disregarded my advice.
He is very frugal in spending money.
One can see the bottom of the limpid pool.
People’s outrage over rising hardships due to high inflation portends doom for the government.
His son’s unbecoming conduct has abashed him.
Nomads are ambulatory tribes.
The principals austere face was enough to quail them.
The loudspeaker blared cheap songs all night.
(B) sounded loudly
The moving car suddenly careened besides the road.
(D) broke down
Payment was not commensurate with the quantum of work I do.
(A) equal in measure
He is cynical about his colleagues’ motives.
She dissembled crookedness with ingenuous pretention.
He made a futile attempt to appease his foe.
Lineage of a race horse determines its worth.
judgment of this age should be left to posterity.
His fever has started to abate after one week.
Robbers lurked behind a bush in ambush.
(A) waiting to attack
The harsh punishment avenged the crime.
He remained blase throughout the programme.