An expression in the usage of a language that is peculiar to itself either in having a meaning that cannot be derived from the conjoined meanings of its elements or in its grammatically atypical use of words.
bring (something) home to (someone) or bring home (something) to (someone) or bring home to (someone) (something)
to cause someone to realize the truth or importance of something
The dry conditions are bringing home to the farmers the importance of saving water.
List of common idioms, their meanings and examples of their usage in sentences
An idiom is a type of phrase or expression that has a meaning that can't be deciphered by defining the individual words.