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Did you not see his crooked claws when he set the bowl before you, that you might wallow in the debasing drink?
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
On the perfect day I have been talking about she hunted up a sunlit puddle and indulged in the first wallow of the season.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
Well, Beatrice selected a spot where a defective drain had left the ground soft and trenched it with a luxurious wallow.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
The willow tree (Welsh helygen), which grows essentially by the water-side, may be connoted with wallow.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
But after a lowly wallow in melancholy, a sudden rise of spirits is always viewed with suspicion by a woman.
A YANKEE FROM THE WESTOPIE READ
You go to a house and make too much of the children, and the first thing you know they'll want to wallow on you all the time.
AN ARKANSAS PLANTEROPIE PERCIVAL READ
Buffalo Bulls in their wallow; origin of the fairie circles on the prairie.
ADVENTURES OF THE OJIBBEWAY AND IOWAY INDIANS IN ENGLAND, FRANCE, AND BELGIUM; VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGE CATLIN
The tapir lives as much in the water as on the land, and delights to wallow like a pig in muddy pools.
MARTIN RATTLERR.M. BALLANTYNE
The water drained into a shallow low depression in a large meadow, and made a mudhole, a cattle wallow.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
Hastily she pushed her baby with caressing nose into an old buffalo-wallow overhung with tall grass, making a little cosey nest.
RED HUNTERS AND THE ANIMAL PEOPLECHARLES A. EASTMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO WALLOW

  • bathe
  • bespatter
  • broadcast
  • dabble
  • dash
  • douse
  • drench
  • drown
  • get wet
  • moisten
  • paddle
  • plash
  • plunge
  • shower
  • slop
  • slosh
  • soak
  • sop
  • spatter
  • splatter
  • spray
  • spread
  • sprinkle
  • squirt
  • strew
  • throw
  • wade
  • wallow
  • wet
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