hammer into

Definition of hammer into

  1. :  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.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a hand tool consisting of a solid head set crosswise on a handle and used for pounding

    :  a power tool that often substitutes a metal block or a drill for the hammerhead

    :  something that resembles a hammer in form or action: such as

  1. :  to strike blows especially repeatedly with or as if with a hammer :  pound

    :  to make repeated efforts

    :  to reiterate an opinion or attitude

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