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verb [intransitive] wallow pronunciation in British English /ˈwɒləʊ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theywallow
he/she/itwallows
present participlewallowing
past tensewallowed
past participlewallowed
  1. 1
    showing disapproval to spend a lot of time feeling a negative emotion, especially because you want sympathy from other people
    wallow in:

    George still seems determined to wallow in self-pity.

  2. 2
    to lie down and roll around in water, dirt, or mud like a pig

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