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blah

play
noun \ˈblä\

Simple Definition of blah

  • the blahs : a feeling of being bored, tired, etc.

  • : silly or meaningless talk

Full Definition of blah

  1. 1 also blah–blah play \-ˌblä\ :  silly or pretentious chatter or nonsense

  2. 2 plural [perhaps influenced in meaning by blasé] :  a feeling of boredom, lethargy, or general dissatisfaction

Examples of blah

  1. She had a bad case of the blahs.

  2. <gave me the usual blah that my manuscript did not meet their current publishing needs but thanks for considering them>



Origin of blah

imitative


First Known Use: 1918

Rhymes with blah

aah, ah, baa, bah, Blois, bra, dah, droit, fa, Fra, ha, Jah, Kwa, la, ma, nah, pa, pas, Ra, rah, schwa, shah, ska, spa, ta


2

blah

adjective

Simple Definition of blah

  • : not interesting or unusual : dull or boring

  • : without energy or enthusiasm

Full Definition of blah

  1. :  lacking interest :  dull, boring <a blah winter day>

Examples of blah

  1. The hotel room was totally blah.

  2. She sat on the couch all day watching television and feeling blah.



1922

First Known Use of blah

1922



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