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Negative EmotionPlay
Wallow often hints at an excessive indulgence in negative feelings without seeking to change. SlideAfter the break-up, she chose to wallow in her sorrow.
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Avoidance BehaviorPlay
Using 'wallow' suggests avoiding taking action by being consumed by a negative situation. SlideHe wallows in regret rather than apologizing.
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Figurative UsePlay
'Wallow' can be figurative, meaning the person isn't physically rolling but is deeply absorbed in feelings. SlideShe continues to wallow in defeat.