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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 wal·low /ˈwɑ(ˌ)lo/
 (vi.)打滾,沈迷,顛簸打滾,泥坑,墮落

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wal·low v. i. [imp. & p. p. Wallowed p. pr. & vb. n. Wallowing.]
 1. To roll one's self about, as in mire; to tumble and roll about; to move lazily or heavily in any medium; to flounder; as, swine wallow in the mire.
    I may wallow in the lily beds.   --Shak.
 2. To live in filth or gross vice; to disport one's self in a beastly and unworthy manner.
    God sees a man wallowing in his native impurity.   --South.
 3. To wither; to fade.  [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wal·low, v. t. To roll; esp., to roll in anything defiling or unclean.  Wallow thyself in ashes.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wal·low, n. A kind of rolling walk.
    One taught the toss, and one the new French wallow.   --Dryden.
 2. Act of wallowing.
 3.  A place to which an animal comes to wallow; also, the depression in the ground made by its wallowing; as, a buffalo wallow.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 wallow
      n 1: a puddle where animals go to wallow
      2: an indolent or clumsy rolling about; "a good wallow in the
         water"
      v 1: devote oneself entirely to something; indulge in to an
           immoderate degree, usually with pleasure; "Wallow in
           luxury"; "wallow in your sorrows"
      2: roll around, "pigs were wallowing in the mud" [syn: welter]
      3: rise up as if in waves; "smoke billowed up nto the sky"
         [syn: billow]
      4: be ecstatic with joy [syn: rejoice, triumph]
      5: delight greatly in; "wallow in your success!"