banjax

verb
ban·​jax | \ ˈban-ˌjaks How to pronounce banjax (audio) \
banjaxed; banjaxing; banjaxes

Definition of banjax

transitive verb

chiefly Irish
: damage, ruin also : smash

First Known Use of banjax

1939, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for banjax

origin unknown

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“Banjax.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/banjax. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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