forbidden fruit

noun

Definition of forbidden fruit

: an immoral or illegal pleasure

Examples of forbidden fruit in a Sentence

  1. For dieters, dessert becomes a forbidden fruit.

Origin and Etymology of forbidden fruit

from the forbidden fruit of the Garden of Eden in Genesis 3:2–19


FORBIDDEN FRUIT Defined for English Language Learners

forbidden fruit

noun

Definition of forbidden fruit for English Language Learners

  • : something that is attractive because it is not allowed


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