press something home

press (something) home

To emphasize, reiterate, or something. In this usage, a noun or pronoun can be used between or after "press" and "home." The nightly news always presses home the presence of danger in our city and makes my anxiety worse. I try to have some kind of visual aid to drive my point home during a presentation.
See also: home, press

ˌpress something ˈhome

make a point in an argument or discussion with force: She kept pressing home the point that more money should be spent on education.
See also: home, press, something