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English definition of “drive/hammer sth home”

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.Stressing and emphasizing Grammar:House or home?We use the noun house to refer to a building:See more
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