get it into/through one's thick skull

Definition of get it into/through one's thick skull

informal

  1. :  to realize or understand You need to get it into/through your thick skull that you can't just sit there and expect everyone else to do your work for you!

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to gain possession of

    :  to receive as a return :  earn

    :  to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. :  something begotten:

    :  offspring

    :  the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. :  a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

    :  a bill of divorce

    :  a religious divorce by Jewish law

thickplay
  1. :  having or being of relatively great depth or extent from one surface to its opposite

    :  heavily built :  thickset

    :  close-packed with units or individuals

  1. :  in a thick manner :  thickly

  1. :  the most crowded or active part

    :  the part of greatest thickness

skullplay
  1. :  the skeleton of the head of a vertebrate forming a bony or cartilaginous case that encloses and protects the brain and chief sense organs and supports the jaws

    :  the seat of understanding or intelligence :  mind

  1. :  to hit on the head

    :  to unintentionally hit (a golf ball or shot) with the bottom edge of the clubface


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