hammer into

phrasal verb
hammered into; hammering into; hammers into

Definition of hammer into

: to force (something) to be learned very well by (someone) by repeating it again and again They are constantly trying to hammer good manners into their children. She hammered it into me that I could succeed.

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“Hammer into.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hammer%20into. Accessed 13 Jul. 2020.

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