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blah

play
noun \ˈblä\

Definition of blah

  1. 1 or less commonly blah–blahplay \-ˌblä\ :  silly or pretentious chatter or nonsense

  2. 2 blahs 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

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




BLAH Defined for English Language Learners

1

blah

play
noun \ˈblä\

Definition of blah for English Language Learners

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

  • : silly or meaningless talk


2

blah

adjective

Definition of blah for English Language Learners

  • : not interesting or unusual : dull or boring

  • : without energy or enthusiasm


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