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Meaning of “bring sth home (to sb)” in the English Dictionary

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bring sth home (to sb)

to make someone ​understand something much more ​clearly than they did before, ​especially something ​unpleasant: When I ​saw for myself the ​damage that had been ​caused, that really ​brought home to me the ​scale of the ​disaster.
(Definition of bring sth home (to sb) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bring sth home (to sb)”
in Chinese (Simplified) (让某人)更清楚地理解(尤指不愉快的事)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (讓某人)更清楚地理解(尤指不愉快的事)…
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