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forbidden fruit

forbidden fruit

 
pronunciation:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: in the Bible, the fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and evil in the garden of Eden, which had been forbidden to Adam and Eve by God.
definition 2: any sinful or unlawful indulgence, esp. sexual.