English to Chinese Dictionary


既要当婊子又要立牌坊 yào dāng biǎo zi yòu yào pái fāng see 又想當婊子又想立牌坊|又想当婊子又想立牌坊[you4 xiang3 dang1 biao3 zi5 you4 xiang3 li4 pai2 fang1]
又想当婊子又想立牌坊 yòu xiǎng dāng biǎo zi yòu xiǎng pái fāng lit. to lead the life of a whore but still want a monument put up to one's chastity (idiom) / fig. to have bad intentions but still want a good reputation / to want to have one's cake and eat it too

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