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bring (one) home

To return one to one's residence. You were supposed to bring Jenny home by 10—her mother and I were worried sick! Please bring me home, I'm not feeling well.
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bring home

Get to the heart of a matter, make perfectly clear. For example, The crash brought home the danger of drinking and driving. This term uses home in the figurative sense of "touching someone or something closely." [Second half of 1800s]
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bring home

To make perfectly clear: a lecture that brought home several important points.
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References in classic literature ?
It began to be a regular thing for him to bring one home from Fallon, each trip, and the gay hunts that followed as she searched for it--sometimes to find the treasure in Martin's hat, sometimes under the buggy seat, sometimes in a knobby hump under the table-cloth at her plate--more than once brought his rare smile.
If you have been avoiding them, it may be time to bring one home.
Before you narrow it down and bring one home, there are a few important tests you need to do to ensure the tree you're getting is healthy.
I know why the awards are important but I would feel responsible and burdened if I have to bring one home.
And what makes the ReWalk extra special, he said, is that he was able to bring one home July 23.
ORANGE -- The government's wild horse and burro adoption program made a rare appearance in the region over the weekend, drawing curious onlookers, animal lovers and those wanting to bring one home.
The most you could do was hope and pray that somehow, your mom had bought it in advance for you or requested a tita to bring one home for you from abroad.
8220;The Moxie has been one of our best selling products all year long and we wanted to make it as easy as possible for our customers to bring one home for the holidays.
Nevertheless, I was determined to bring one home for the team and be the first crew to deliver the "on-top" for the squadron's ORE.
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I think he'd like to bring one home as a pet, but having seen what they've done to the plants, I don't want them in my garden.
Nathan had become bored with the readers they had at school and no matter how many times I asked him to bring one home, he didn't.
You will fall in love with these gentle, doe-eyed creatures with their soft mouths and ridiculously powerful tails and definitely want to bring one home.
It's the stuff of a boy's dreams, but it takes a man's wallet to bring one home.