Dictionary.com

blah

[ blah ]
/ blɑ /
Slang.
Save This Word!
See synonyms for: blah / blahs on Thesaurus.com

noun

nonsense; rubbish: What they say is blah.
the blahs, a feeling of physical uneasiness, general discomfort, or mild depression; malaise: After the long weekend many workers had the Monday-morning blahs.

adjective

insipid; dull; uninteresting.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!

Were you ready for a quiz on this topic? Well, here it is! See how well you can differentiate between the uses of "was" vs. "were" in this quiz.
Question 1 of 7
“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of blah

First recorded in 1915–20; imitative
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for blah

British Dictionary definitions for blah

blah

blah blah

slang

noun

worthless or silly talk; claptrap

adjective

uninteresting; insipid

verb

(intr) to talk nonsense or boringly

Word Origin for blah

C20 imit
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK