bombast, fustian, rant, claptrap, blah(noun)
pompous or pretentious talk or writing
Nonsense; drivel; idle, meaningless talk.
(in plural, the blahs) A general or ambiguous feeling of discomfort, dissatisfaction, uneasiness, boredom, mild depression, etc.
Dull; uninteresting; insipid.
Well, the new restaurant seems nice, but their menu is a little blah.
Low in spirit or health; down.
I decided to go exercise rather than sit around all day feeling blah.
An expression of mild frustration.
Blah! Why can't I get this computer to work!
(When spoken repeatedly, often three times in succession: blah blah blah!) Imitative of idle, meaningless talk; used sometimes in a slightly derogatory manner to mock or downplay another's words, or to show disinterest in a diatribe, rant, instructions, unsolicited advice, parenting, etc. Also used when recalling and retelling another's words, as a substitute for the portions of the speech deemed irrelevant.
Representing the sound of vomiting. See bleah, bleh.
Origin: * Sense “Idle, meaningless talk” (1940), probably imitative or echoic in origin.
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Rank popularity for the word 'BLAH' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2152
The numerical value of BLAH in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of BLAH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Blah blah blah, Blah, that's my answer.
Blah, blah, blah, that's my answer -- blah, blah, blah.
I couldn’t work out for a few weeks because I ended up having to have a cesarean blah, blah, blah, too much information.
I was feeling blah all day, and all of a sudden I’m on the floor and all these people were around me, i was so embarrassed.
anytime you see white men suppose to fight each other an you not white, well you know you got trouble, because they blah-blah loud about Democrat or Republican an they huffing an puff about democracy someplace else but relentless, see, the deal come down evil on somebody don have no shirt an tie, somebody don live in no whiteman house no whiteman country.
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