"you can’t have your cake and eat it too" meaning


"you can’t have your cake and eat it too" definition

The meaning of you can’t have your cake and eat it too is:
The definition of you can’t have your cake and eat it too is:

(proverb) you can’t have it all

Example Sentences:

A: Tomoko works so hard to have a beautiful house, but she’s so busy that she can’t enjoy it.
B: What do you mean?
A: She works 15 hours a day, and only goes home to sleep.
B: I guess you can’t have your cake and eat it too!

I wanted to take that class so badly, but when I arrived the teacher was terrible. I have a great class and a terrible teacher! You can’t have your cake and eat it too!

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