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Definition 1: an indolent or clumsy rolling about - [noun denoting event]

Samples where wallow or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a good wallow in the water

(wallow is a kind of ...) rotary motion of an object around its own axis

"wheels in axial rotation"

Definition 2: a puddle where animals go to wallow - [noun denoting object]

(wallow is a kind of ...) a puddle of mud

"the children loved a mud puddle"

Definition 3: delight greatly in - [verb of consumption]

Samples where wallow or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • wallow in your success!

(wallow is a kind of ...) take delight in

"he delights in his granddaughter"

Definition 4: devote oneself entirely to something; indulge in to an immoderate degree, usually with pleasure - [verb of consumption]

Samples where wallow or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Wallow in luxury
  • wallow in your sorrows

(wallow is a kind of ...) give free rein to

"The writer indulged in metaphorical language"

Definition 5: be ecstatic with joy - [verb of emotion]

Synonyms for wallow in the sense of this definition

(wallow is a kind of ...) feel extreme happiness or elation

Definition 6: roll around - [verb of motion]

Samples where wallow or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • pigs were wallowing in the mud

Synonyms for wallow in the sense of this definition

(wallow is a kind of ...) move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

"He moved his hand slightly to the right"

Definition 7: rise up as if in waves - [verb of motion]

Samples where wallow or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • smoke billowed up into the sky

Synonyms for wallow in the sense of this definition

(wallow is a kind of ...) rise rapidly

"the dollar soared against the yen"

(... is a kind of wallow ) billow up in the form of a cloud

"The smoke clouded above the houses"

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