(an expression of boredom or apathy): We thought it would sell, but customers are saying “Meh!”


unimpressive; boring: The first few songs were meh.
bored or apathetic: I'm feeling a little meh.

Origin of meh

First recorded in 1990-95; popularized on the TV show The Simpsons Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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an expression of indifference or boredom


mediocre or boring
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Word Origin and History for meh

expression of apathy or indifference, by 2003 (perhaps from 1992).

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