hit home with (one)(redirected from hits home with)
hit home with (one)
To be fully understood by or strongly affect or resonate with one. It wasn't until he was threatened with losing his job that the comments about John's work ethic really hit home with him. The film has an underlying theme of grief and loss that will hit home with a lot of viewers.
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