And last night, Simon Butler on Twitter revealed that he once wrote to Wogan to ask him what his favourite word was.
And Terry’s response was so Irish:
Ah, banjaxed. A fine word.
Further investigation reveals that Terry also revealed his love for the word to The Guardian in 2011:
So it’s true.
He even named one of his books ‘Banjaxed’ just so there could be no doubt.