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English definition of “get it through your thick head”

get it through your thick head

(also get it through your thick skull)
infml to cause someone to understand something: How can I get it through your thick head that it’s dangerous to swim that far out in the ocean ?
(Definition of get it through your thick head from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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