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wallow

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a sunken and often wet area like that used by animals to roll in
  • The pig seemed happy to lie in its muddy wallow.

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wallow

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of wallow (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to completely give (oneself) over to something (such as an emotion)
  • After being laid off, he spent much of his time wallowing in self-pity.
  • They wallowed in all the indulgences provided by the resort.

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2 to roll around in an ungainly manner
  • We saw a herd of cattle wallowing in the marsh.

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The first known use of wallow was before the 12th century

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“Wallow.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wallow. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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