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wallow

verb [I]  /ˈwɑl·oʊ/ us  
(esp. of animals) to lie or roll about slowly in deep, wet earth, sand, or water: The pig wallowed in the mud. fig. To wallow in an emotion or situation is to stay in that state without trying to change: He was not a fellow to shed tears, or wallow in self-pity.
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