Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Verb: wallow  wó-low
  1. Devote oneself entirely to something; indulge in to an immoderate degree, usually with pleasure
    "Wallow in luxury"; "wallow in your sorrows"
     
  2. Roll about or lie in water, other liquid, or mud
    "pigs were wallowing in the mud";
    - welter
     
  3. Rise up as if in waves
    "smoke wallowed up into the sky";
    - billow
     
  4. Be ecstatic with joy
    - rejoice, triumph
     
  5. Delight greatly in
    "wallow in your success!"
Noun: wallow  wó-low
  1. A puddle where animals go to wallow
     
  2. An indolent or clumsy rolling about
    "a good wallow in the water"

Derived forms: wallowing, wallowed, wallows

Type of: axial motion, axial rotation, be on cloud nine, delight, enjoy, exult, indulge, jump for joy, move, mud puddle, revel, roll, soar, soar up, soar upwards, surge, walk on air, zoom

Encyclopedia: Wallow