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English definition of “bring sth home (to sb)”

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 .Defining and explaining Grammar:House or home?We use the noun house to refer to a building:
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