where (one) lives

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where (one) lives

Personally or intimately, referring to an effect that something has on one. People by nature only care about an issue if it hits them where they live. The boss's comments at my evaluation really got me where I live.
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where someone lives

Inf. at one's core; in one's personal situation. That really hits you where you live, doesn't it? Yes, that gets me where I live.
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where one lives

see under close to home.
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where you live

at, to, or in the right, vital, or most vulnerable spot. North American
2002 New York Times The movies hit them where they live—in their own state of desperation and doubt.
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where someone lives

in. at one’s core; in one’s own personal situation. That really hits you where you live, doesn’t it?
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References in classic literature ?
If you seriously want to follow up the niece, tell the uncle that you must know where she lives and how she lives, and with whom, or you are no longer a customer of his.
"Where she lives I do not know," answered the unhappy prince, "but she goes every day at sunrise to see if the slave can yet speak to her, after she has beaten me."
She said that snakes were crawling in the house where she lives with son and until recently there were no windows.
Starr finds herself trapped between the two worlds where she lives in: a lower-income neighborhood that is mostly black where she lives and the private, suburban high school she attends with predominantly white students.
THE Duchess of York is in the process of becoming an official resident of the Swiss region where she lives, according to reports.
The husband of Everytime We Touch singer NATALIE HORLER, of dance group CASCADA, has ditched his high flying modelling career to be a bank manager in Germany, where she lives. Nat, 29, whose new album Original Me is out tomorrow, married model MAURICE, who is something of a star in Italy, last month.
Is this legal and if anyone found out could SHE get in trouble as you're not allowed to have sex where she lives at her age?
Next week mother-offive Lady Jane, known as Janey, must move her 11 horses from the yard next to where she lives.
Samantha's doctors say she is missing out on the surgery because of where she lives.
I have no idea where she lives now but I think she was on a base in Lincoln years ago.
The 99-year-old celebrates her centenary on May 5 when celebration will take place at Sunhaven Residential Home where she lives.
folk might as well be," says Ian on the phone from Tennessee, where she lives with Pat Snyder, her partner of 17 years--and wife of nearly three--who's an attorney as well as the illustrator of the slumped guitar on the new CD's cover.
So I asked her directly, fully expecting to hear that she married one or, less romantically, had some connection with John Carroll University, located in Cleveland where she lives with her husband and 19-year-old son.
She makes writing her home, building "interior castles" where she lives. The "scenes" that Harrison chooses to share are often difficult to get through, aptly illustrating the author's struggle to make her way through childhood, adolescence, and now, adulthood.
Ten-year-old Shannette Grant of Coral Springs, Florida, was hailed as a hero in late May after the quick-thinking fourth-grader helped save a man from drowning in the swimming pool of the apartment complex where she lives. The youngster had received training in rescue techniques during a summer camp last year, and put her knowledge to good use.