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Wallow

Wal´low
v. i.1.
[imp. & p. p. Wallowed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Wallowing.]
1.To roll one's self about, as in mire; to tumble and roll about; to move lazily or heavily in any medium; to flounder; as, swine wallow in the mire.
I may wallow in the lily beds.
- Shak.
2.To live in filth or gross vice; to disport one's self in a beastly and unworthy manner.
3.To wither; to fade.
v. t.1.To roll; esp., to roll in anything defiling or unclean.
n.1.A kind of rolling walk.
One taught the toss, and one the new French wallow.
- Dryden.
2.Act of wallowing.
3.A place to which an animal comes to wallow; also, the depression in the ground made by its wallowing; as, a buffalo wallow.
Noun1.wallow - a puddle where animals go to wallow
2.wallow - an indolent or clumsy rolling about; "a good wallow in the water"
Verb1.wallow - devote oneself entirely to something; indulge in to an immoderate degree, usually with pleasure; "Wallow in luxury"; "wallow in your sorrows"
2.wallow - roll around, "pigs were wallowing in the mud"
Synonyms: welter
3.wallow - rise up as if in waves; "smoke billowed up nto the sky"
Synonyms: billow
4.wallow - be ecstatic with joy
Synonyms: triumph, rejoice
5.wallow - delight greatly in; "wallow in your success!"
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