1.) Figurative: A metaphorical phrase for that which affects a person directly, or is of personal concern to him or her.
2.) Literal: Within close proximity to a person's home or dwelling.
Drunk Driving is a subject that hits close to home with members of MADD.
The bombs hit close to home last night; they were only a few miles away.
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