rem acu tetigisti

Latin phrase rem acu te·ti·gis·ti \ rem-ˈä-ˌkü-ˌte-ti-ˈgis-tē \

Definition of rem acu tetigisti

:you have touched the matter with a needle :you hit the nail on the head

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