Meaning of “drive/hammer sth home” in the English Dictionary

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"drive/hammer sth home" in British English

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drive/hammer sth home

to say something clearly and with a lot of force so that you are certain people understand it:

She really drove home the message that we need to economize.

(Definition of “drive/hammer sth home” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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