that's rich

That's rich!

That's not a fair criticism or statement, considering who is saying it. You think I'm flaky? That's rich, considering you didn't show up either.

that’s ˈrich

(spoken, especially British English) used to say that a criticism somebody makes is surprising and not reasonable, because they have the same fault: Me? Lazy? That’s rich, coming from you!
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While there is no specific diet recommended for promoting good mental health, generally the research suggests that it's beneficial to cut down on processed foods, meat and dairy and eat a diet that's rich in wholefoods including fatty fish, wholegrains and plenty of fruit and vegetables.
B is for birch sap-A concentrated liquid collected from birch trees that's rich in nutrients, enzymes and amino acids.
And a diet that's rich in antioxidants is an effective way to reduce the damage inflicted by free radicals.
Researchers at the University of Massachusetts designed nanoemulsion-based delivery systems for encapsulating a grape skin extract that's rich in resveratrol.
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"If I say to my daughter, 'That outfit is a little bit too risquAe or revealing' she looks at me and says, 'That's rich coming from you,'" the Herald Sun quoted her as saying.
In addition, the company will highlight its pumpkin seed oil, which is naturally rich in beta sitosterol, and demonstrate its latest innovation in food applications: a powder that's rich in omega-3 DHA, has no taste, no odour and ideal for bakery products.
THAT'S RICH. TH' GUY WHO RUNS THAT MACHINE IS LAID OFF AN' THEY, NOT ONLY CALL HIM UP T' FIND OUT HOW T'RUN IT, BUT BAWL HIM OUT BESIDES.
A low-glycemic diet--one that's rich in foods that keep a lid on blood sugar after meals--doesn't appear to lower blood sugar over the long term.
The result is a wall or ceiling that's rich in color (more than 40 colors are available) and texture.
Rongjia Tao and Xiajun Xu, both of Temple University in Philadelphia, observed that either a magnetic or electric field reduced the viscosity of crude oil that's rich in paraffin wax.
The That's Rich series follows Ricky in the lead up to his winning bout against Carlos Maussa.
WITH 80 CALORIES PER SERVING AND A NUTRITION PROFILE THAT INCLUDES HEART-HEALTHY INGREDIENTS, VITAMINS AND MINERALS WITH A PREMIUM CHOCOLATE THAT'S RICH IN FLAVANOLS, MARS SAYS IT IS THE ONLY GLOBAL BRAND PURPOSELY DESIGNED TO DELIVER BOTH CHOCOLATE PLEASURE AND REAL HEART-HEALTH BENEFITS.