ram home


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Verb1.ram home - make clear by special emphasis and try to convince somebody of something; "drive home a point or an argument"; "I'm trying to drive home these basic ideas"
accent, accentuate, emphasize, stress, punctuate, emphasise - to stress, single out as important; "Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet"
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Walking into Tolka Park, there was nothing to ram home to opposing players that they were at the home of the champions - a visual indication that it was a proper football club.
Burns' exit for 71 brought Warner (163) and Khawaja (102 not out) together in the middle, and they enjoyed a 150-run partnership to ram home Australia's position of superiority.
The council's Cabinet member for Environment, Coun Bob Derbyshire, said: "We will continue to do everything in our power to ram home the message that creating a mess and blighting our communities is a crime.
EMMERDALE (7pm ITV) IF Emmerdale bosses wanted to ram home the notion that safe sex isn't just for teenagers, they've succeeded by suggesting that it might be possible to contract HIV after a one night stand with, of all people, Eric Pollard.
The 25-year-old striker came off the bench to ram home Peterhead's 68th-minute winner and send Jim McInally's side seven points clear.
Despite a promising start, the Robins fell behind after 35 minutes when a dreadful mistake by defender Ashley Eastham allowed Chester-field's leading marksman Craig Davies to race through and ram home from 20 yards out.
The FA want to ram home the point that a mistake by an official does not justify an insulting outburst.