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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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

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 in a sentence

  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 and Etymology of blah

imitative


First Known Use: 1918


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blah

adjective

Simple Definition of blah

  • : not interesting or unusual : dull or boring

  • : without energy or enthusiasm

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of blah

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

Examples of blah in a sentence

  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

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



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