noun \ˈblä\

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

: silly or meaningless talk

Full Definition of BLAH

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

First Known Use: 1918

Rhymes with BLAH



: not interesting or unusual : dull or boring

: without energy or enthusiasm

Full Definition of BLAH

:  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.

First Known Use of BLAH



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