Definition of Wallow

1. Noun. A puddle where animals go to wallow.

Generic synonyms: Mud Puddle



2. Verb. Devote oneself entirely to something; indulge in to an immoderate degree, usually with pleasure. "Wallow in your sorrows"
Generic synonyms: Indulge

3. Noun. An indolent or clumsy rolling about. "A good wallow in the water"
Generic synonyms: Axial Motion, Axial Rotation, Roll

4. Verb. Roll around,. "Pigs were wallowing in the mud"
Exact synonyms: Welter
Generic synonyms: Move

5. Verb. Rise up as if in waves. "Smoke billowed up into the sky"
Exact synonyms: Billow
Generic synonyms: Soar, Soar Up, Soar Upwards, Surge, Zoom
Specialized synonyms: Cloud

6. Verb. Be ecstatic with joy.
Exact synonyms: Rejoice, Triumph
Generic synonyms: Be On Cloud Nine, Exult, Jump For Joy, Walk On Air
Derivative terms: Rejoicing, Triumph, Triumphant

7. Verb. Delight greatly in. "Wallow in your success!"
Generic synonyms: Delight, Enjoy, Revel

Definition of Wallow

1. v. i. 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.

2. v. t. To roll; esp., to roll in anything defiling or unclean.

3. n. A kind of rolling walk.

4. n. Act of wallowing.

5. v. i. 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.

6. v. t. To roll; esp., to roll in anything defiling or unclean.

7. n. A kind of rolling walk.

8. n. Act of wallowing.

Definition of Wallow

1. Verb. (intransitive) 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. ¹

2. Verb. (intransitive) To immerse oneself in, to occupy oneself with, metaphorically. ¹

3. Verb. (intransitive) To roll; especially, to roll in anything defiling or unclean, as a hog might do to dust its body to relieve the distress of insect biting or cool its body with mud. ¹

4. Verb. (intransitive) To live in filth or gross vice; to disport one's self in a beastly and unworthy manner. ¹

5. Verb. (intransitive) To wither; to fade. ¹

6. Noun. An instance of wallowing. ¹

7. Noun. A pool of water or mud in which animals wallow. ¹

8. Noun. A kind of rolling walk. ¹

9. Adjective. (context: now dialectal) Tasteless, flat. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Wallow

1. to roll about [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Wallow

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wallow (current term)
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