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Meaning of “hit the nail on the head” - Learner’s Dictionary

hit the nail on the head

to describe exactly what is causing a situation or problemAccurate and exact
Translations of “hit the nail on the head”
in Chinese (Traditional) 說中要害…
in Russian попасть в точку…
in Turkish tam üstüne basmak, tam isabet ettirmek, taşı gediğine koymak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 说中要害,说到点子上…
in Polish trafić w samo sedno…
(Definition of hit the nail on the head from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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