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The meaning of Wallowing


Wallowing – definition


(chiefly of large mammals) roll about or lie in mud or water, especially to keep cool or avoid biting insects.

Usage examples:

There were watering places where buffalo liked to wallow

(of a person) indulge in an unrestrained way in (something that one finds pleasurable).

Usage examples:

I was wallowing in the luxury of the hotel

An act of wallowing.

Usage examples:

A wallow in nostalgia

A depression containing mud or shallow water, formed by the wallowing of large mammals.

Usage examples:

A buffalo wallow

Present participle of wallow

Usage examples:

A hippopotamus wallowing in mud

Wallowing translation into English

Wallowing: translate from English into Chinese

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打滚, 沉溺, 翻滚

Wallowing: translate from English into Dutch

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Wentelen, Rollen, Zich rondwentelen

Wallowing: translate from English into French

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Se vautrer, Patauger, Se vautrer dans

Wallowing: translate from English into German

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Sich suhlen, Gewühl

Wallowing: translate from English into Hindi

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दीवार बनाना, कीचड़ में खींचना

Wallowing: translate from English into Italian

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Sguazzare, Avvoltolarsi, Voltolarsi

Wallowing: translate from English into Korean

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뒹굴다, 빠지다, 흔들리면서 나아가다, 삐거덕거리며 나아가다

Wallowing: translate from English into Russian

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Валяние, Валяться, Купаться, Барахтаться, Погрязать, Утопать, Передвигаться тяжело, Передвигаться неуклюже

Wallowing: translate from English into Spanish

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Revolcarse, Revolcarse por

Word origin

Old English walwian ‘to roll about’, of Germanic origin, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin volvere ‘to roll’.

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