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Definition of Wallow


  1. Act of wallowing.
  2. A place to which an animal comes to wallow; also, the depression in the ground made by its wallowing; as, a buffalo wallow.
  3. 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.
  4. To live in filth or gross vice; to disport one's self in a beastly and unworthy manner.
  5. To wither; to fade.
  6. To roll; esp., to roll in anything defiling or unclean.
  7. A kind of rolling walk.

Wallow Quotations

In life, you can blame a lot of people and you can wallow in self-pity, or you can pick yourself up and say, 'Listen, I have to be responsible for myself.'
Howard Schultz

I'm not the sort to wallow in nostalgia about the good old days.
Kabir Bedi

There is an eagle in me that wants to soar, and there is a hippopotamus in me that wants to wallow in the mud.
Carl Sandburg

When I was being brought up, we weren't allowed to wallow in self-pity, which was a thoroughly good thing. We were all fine and healthy because that was what we were told to be.
Maeve Binchy

If I'm having a really bad day, I always have a girlfriend - or even a guy friend - who I can call. They'll listen to me wallow for a minute and then be like, 'Okay, let's stop. Everything's great. Let's figure out how to fix whatever's bothering you.'
Emma Roberts
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Wallow Translations

wallow in French is se vautrer
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