verb[with object] (usually as adjective banjaxed) informal
Ruin, incapacitate, or break: the kettle’s banjaxed
More example sentences
- That's where nearly all of Galway city and county gets their drinking water and if that gets polluted, we're banjaxed.
- Come into work feeling like an idiot, go straight up to the person in charge of you and explain that your alarm clock was banjaxed or something.
- I'm definitely going to have to get something done about my teeth, because they're banjaxed.
1930s: originally Anglo-Irish, of unknown origin.
For editors and proofreaders
Line breaks: ban¦jax
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.