press the point

idiom

Definition of press the point

: to repeat an idea often in a way that is annoying to show that it is very important He kept pressing the point that something needs to be done immediately.

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“Press the point.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/press%20the%20point. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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