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1. wallow

verb. ['ˈwɑːloʊ'] devote oneself entirely to something; indulge in to an immoderate degree, usually with pleasure.

Antonyms

  • beginning

Etymology

  • wealwian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word wallow


1. Verb, base form
Your friend might want to wallow in her misery for a few days before moving on to Plan B.

2. Adjective
Set aside time to let yourself "wallow" for a little while.

Quotes containing the word wallow


1. 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

2. Life is a bowl of cherries. Some cherries are rotten while others are good; its your job to throw out the rotten ones and forget about them while you enjoy eating the ones that are good! There are two kinds of people: those who choose to throw out the good cherries and wallow in all the rotten ones, and those who choose to throw out all the rotten ones and savor all the good ones.
- C. JoyBell C.

3. Books didn’t make me wallow in darkness, darkness made me wallow in books.
- Jackson Pearce

2. wallow

verb. ['ˈwɑːloʊ'] roll around, "pigs were wallowing in the mud".

Synonyms

  • welter

Antonyms

  • uncoil
  • malfunction

Etymology

  • wealwian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. wallow

verb. ['ˈwɑːloʊ'] rise up as if in waves.

Synonyms

  • soar upwards
  • surge
  • soar
  • soar up
  • billow
  • zoom

Antonyms

  • dissatisfy
  • disenchant
  • dislike
  • displease

Etymology

  • wealwian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. wallow

verb. ['ˈwɑːloʊ'] delight greatly in.

Synonyms

  • revel
  • enjoy

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • decrease
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • wealwian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. wallow

noun. ['ˈwɑːloʊ'] an indolent or clumsy rolling about.

Synonyms

  • axial motion
  • roll

Antonyms

  • clear up
  • brighten
  • reality

Etymology

  • wealwian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. wallow

noun. ['ˈwɑːloʊ'] a puddle where animals go to wallow.

Antonyms

  • ebb

Etymology

  • wealwian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. wallow

verb. ['ˈwɑːloʊ'] be ecstatic with joy.

Synonyms

  • triumph
  • jump for joy
  • rejoice
  • be on cloud nine
  • exult

Antonyms

  • complain
  • lose
  • sadden
  • unwind

Etymology

  • wealwian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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