生米煮成熟饭

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Etymology[edit]

Literally: the raw rice has already been cooked

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生米煮成熟饭

  1. a metaphor for when something is already inevitable, and there is no way to reverse it; there is no turning back; what's done is done; you can't turn back the clock
    已经生米煮成熟饭应该勇敢面对现实思量解决
    What's done is done. You should bravely face reality, and think of a solution.