get through one's head

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get (something) through (someone's) head

To make someone or oneself acknowledge, accept, or understand something. Look, just get it through your head: we're moving, and there's nothing that's going to change that now. I don't know how else to get it through her head that I want to break up.
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get through one's head

Understand, believe, or be convinced. For example, Bill cannot get it through his head that John is moving out.
See also: get, head, through
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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