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get something into/through your thick skull - definition and synonyms


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phrase impolite
  1. to start understanding something. This expression is used when you are angry and you think someone is being stupid

    Will you get it into your thick skull that I’m not coming!

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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