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wallow
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
wallow /'wɔlou/
  • danh từ
    • bãi trâu đằm, bãi đằm
    • nội động từ
      • đằm mình (trong bùn)
        • buffaloes like to wallow in mud: trâu thích đằm trong bùn
      • (nghĩa bóng) đam mê, đắm mình
        • to wallow in debauch: đắm mình trong truỵ lạc
        • to wallow in money (wealth): ngợp trong tiền của; giàu nứt đố nổ vách
    Concise Dictionary
    wallows|wallowed|wallowing'wɑləʊ /'wɒl-
    noun
    +a puddle where animals go to wallow
    +an indolent or clumsy rolling about
    verb
    +devote oneself entirely to something; indulge in to an immoderate degree, usually with pleasure
    +roll around, "pigs were wallowing in the mud"
    +rise up as if in waves
    +be ecstatic with joy
    +delight greatly in

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    v.
    1 roll or loll about or around, welter, writhe, tumble, splash or plash:
    He enjoys watching the pigs wallowing in the mud.
    2 Usually, wallow in. luxuriate in, bask in, revel in, glory in, indulge (oneself) in, give (oneself) up to, succumb to, take to, appreciate, fancy, enjoy, like, love, savour, Slang get a kick or a bang or a boot from or out of:
    Now that Gabriel is a big rock star, he simply wallows in all the attention he is getting.
    3 stumble, stagger, lurch, flounder, teeter, totter, falter, pitch:
    Without its engines, the ship was lifted skyward by a wave one moment only to wallow in a trough the next.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + verb [V] ~ (in sth)
    1 (of large animals or people) to lie and roll about in water or mud, to keep cool or for pleasure: hippos wallowing in the river + He loves to wallow in a hot bath after a game.
    2 (often disapproving) to enjoy sth that causes you pleasure: She wallowed in the luxury of the hotel. + to wallow in despair / self-pity (= to think about your unhappy feelings all the time and seem to be enjoying them)
    + noun [sing.] an act of wallowing: pigs having a wallow in the mud


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