hit home

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hit home (third-person singular simple present hits home, present participle hitting home, simple past and past participle hit home)

  1. (idiomatic) To be especially memorable, meaningful, or significant; to be fully understood, believed or appreciated.
    Do you think the message really hit home with him?
    Baked goodies can really hit home with a crowd.

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Last modified on 18 October 2013, at 16:41