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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The numerical value of BLAH in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of BLAH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of BLAH in a Sentence
Blah blah blah, Blah, that's my answer.
Blah, blah, blah, that's my answer -- blah, blah, blah.
Any little (expletive) that goes wrong, it’s gonna be ‘ohhh MPD is all racist blah blah.'.
So I always used to say the toughest people are Manhattan real estate guys and blah, blah. Now I say they're babies.
I couldn’t work out for a few weeks because I ended up having to have a cesarean blah, blah, blah, too much information.
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