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raiH saaR raH
pronunciation guide
Phonemic Thaiไร้-สา-ระ
IPAráj sǎː ráʔ
Royal Thai General Systemrai sara

 [adjective, adverb, phrase, colloquial]
[is] ridiculous; nonsensical — "Balls!" (nonsense, stupid); "Blah!"

componentsไร้ raiH[is] without; lacking; devoid of; in need of
สาระ saaR raHessence; substance; usefulness; meaningfulness; meaning
synonymsบี เอสbeeM aehtL[Thai transcription of the foreign loanword, "bs," "b.s."] bullshit
บูลชิท buunM chitH[Thai transcription of the foreign loanword] bullshit
เหลวไหลlaayoR laiR[is] nonsensical; unreliable; worthless; [interjection] "Blah!"
เหลาะแหละlawL laeLnot [is] serious; light-hearted; unreliable
examplesความหรือเรื่องไร้สาระkhwaamM reuuR reuuangF raiH saaR raHbull; exaggerations; lies; nonsense
phuutF jaaM laayoR laiR raiH saaR raH
to gas
khamM phuutF laayoR laiR raiH saaR raH
blah; bull; a load of bull
phuutF jaaM raiH saaR raH sinF deeM
"What complete and utter nonsense!"
คริสต์มาสเรอะ? เฮอะ! ไร้สาระ!
khritH maatF ruhH huhH raiH saaR raH
"Christmas? Bah! Humbug!"
รู้สึกว่าหนังไร้สาระ ไร้ค่า จ่ายเงินไม่คุ้มเลย
ruuH seukL waaF nangR raiH saaR raH raiH khaaF jaaiL ngernM maiF khoomH leeuyM
"[We] feel that the movie is meaningless; it was not worth the price [we paid for the ticket]."
raiH saaR raH sinF deeM
"It’s just ridiculous."
naiM saaR raH gaawF meeM khwaamM raiH saaR raH
"Within something meaningful there is also something that is without meaning."
เช่นเดียวกัน ใน "ความไร้สาระ" ก็มี "สาระ" เช่นกัน
chenF diaaoM ganM naiM khwaamM raiH saaR raH gaawF meeM saaR raH chenF ganM
"Likewise, within “insignificance” there is meaning."

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