Meaning of “that's the way the cookie crumbles” in the English Dictionary

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"that's the way the cookie crumbles" in British English

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that's the way the cookie crumbles


said when something slightly unlucky has happened that could not have been prevented and so must be accepted

(Definition of “that's the way the cookie crumbles” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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