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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bombast, fustian, rant, claptrap, blahnoun

    pompous or pretentious talk or writing

Wiktionary

  1. blahnoun

    Nonsense; drivel; idle, meaningless talk.

  2. blahnoun

    (in plural, the blahs) A general or ambiguous feeling of discomfort, dissatisfaction, uneasiness, boredom, mild depression, etc.

  3. blahadjective

    Dull; uninteresting; insipid.

    Well, the new restaurant seems nice, but their menu is a little blah.

  4. blahadjective

    Low in spirit or health; down.

    I decided to go exercise rather than sit around all day feeling blah.

  5. blahinterjection

    An expression of mild frustration.

    Blah! Why can't I get this computer to work!

  6. blahinterjection

    (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.

  7. blahinterjection

    Representing the sound of vomiting. See bleah, bleh.

  8. Etymology: * 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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of BLAH in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of BLAH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of BLAH in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    So I always used to say the toughest people are Manhattan real estate guys and blah, blah. Now I say they're babies.

  2. Aurora De Lucia:

    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.

  3. Madison Cawthorn:

    Instead of being the police force of the world, some people who want to say, 'Oh my goodness, well you know what, there's this terrible border crisis going on in Ukraine and Russia, Vladimir Putin, blah blah,' i don't care. I really don't.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    Blah blah blah, Blah, that's my answer.

  5. Milwaukee Bucks:

    Any little (expletive) that goes wrong, it’s gonna be ‘ohhh MPD is all racist blah blah.'.

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