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Synonyms for wallow
ˈwɒl oʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wallownoun

    a puddle where animals go to wallow

  2. wallowverb

    an indolent or clumsy rolling about

    "a good wallow in the water"

  3. wallowverb

    devote oneself entirely to something; indulge in to an immoderate degree, usually with pleasure

    "Wallow in luxury"; "wallow in your sorrows"

    billow, rejoice, triumph, welter

  4. wallow, welterverb

    roll around, "pigs were wallowing in the mud"

    billow, rejoice, triumph, welter

  5. billow, wallowverb

    rise up as if in waves

    "smoke billowed up into the sky"

    rejoice, heave, inflate, balloon, triumph, surge, billow, welter

  6. wallow, rejoice, triumphverb

    be ecstatic with joy

    rejoice, jubilate, crow, gloat, exuberate, exult, prevail, joy, triumph, billow, welter

  7. wallowverb

    delight greatly in

    "wallow in your success!"

    billow, rejoice, triumph, welter

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wallowverb

    flounder, roll, welter

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wallowverb

    welter, flounder, grovel

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  1. Francis de Sales:

    It is the mark of a mean, vulgar and ignoble spirit to dwell on the thought of food before meal times or worse to dwell on it afterwards, to discuss it and wallow in the remembered pleasures of every mouthful. Those whose minds dwell before dinner on the spit, and after on the dishes, are fit only to be scullions.

  2. Fred Allen:

    Radio is a bag of mediocrity where little men with carbon minds wallow in sluice of their own making.

  3. Richard Nixon:

    There are these and other great causes that we were elected overwhelmingly to carry forward in November of 1972. And what we were elected to do, we are going to do, and let others wallow in Watergate, we are going to do our job.

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