To hit the nail on the head

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Definition

to hit the nail on the head: to be absolutely, exactly right; to arrive at the correct answer
idiom
Susie really hit the nail on the head with her ideas for a new marketing campaign. Her strategy has been working miraculously.

a nail (in the wall): a tack, a spike, a rivet (in the wall); a thin piece of metal used to hammer into materials
noun

Examples

  • "-Jack you've hit the nail on the head"

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