“Even though it has apparently been around since the 1920's (at least), it's use in the new Star Trek movie allows me to vote for "banjaxed" as word of the year.”
“For others – generally good money managers and child-free – it was enough, and for some – less good managers, or those banjaxed by a sudden change in circumstances or a combination of the two – it was nowhere near.”
“The writer was Tony Marchant, and he knows his stuff, so I can completely believe that a nice if Adidas-laden convicted murderer, trying to do the halfway hostel thing and finding and loving a job in a garden centre and being shortlisted for promotion, could be banjaxed by his parole officer for a minor… something.”
“The lettuce might well have been banjaxed by the monsoon before this, is the torrential rain drove the seeds too far under.”
“Don't overdo or you'll feel knackered or banjaxed.”
“The balance of power in European football is now so utterly banjaxed as to render product such as this - and "product" is surely what we're dealing with here - almost totally unwatchable.”
““Well, a bad pixie must be following me around because I am completely banjaxed,” I said, coming straight to the point.”
“Perhaps there was more of a crowd in the streets than was normal, and they remonstrating against the trains and the trams, the qualified things, never on time and the least sign of trouble, banjaxed.”
“Even as I write, the United States teeters on the brink of defaulting on its national debt, and Barack Obama interrupts television schedules to plead for the right to print more money; Britain is barely keeping its economic head above water; the eurozone is banjaxed; and someone has just bought a bottle of wine for £75,000.”
“For all I know a thumb up could mean "I'm banjaxed" in Danish.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘banjaxed’.
Names for the next generation of My Little Ponies. Inspired by Star's list.
how many words can I make mine this summer?
not necessarily eponyms, but might be
originally started as an attempt to collect words I found visually and auditorially beautiful, as well as psychically evocative, this has become nothing more than a grab bag of word curiosities, a ...
discovered while reading this book.
Looking for tweets for banjaxed.