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navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
healthful - conducive to good health; Ex. healthful mountain air
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
pusillanimous - cowardly; lacking courage; fainthearted
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
scourge - lash; whip (formerly used for punishment); source of severe punishment; V: whip; afflict
shyster - lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner
cardiologist - doctor specializing in ailments of the heart