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Meaning of “forbidden fruit” in the English Dictionary

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forbidden fruit

literary something, ​especially something ​sexual, that is ​even more ​attractive because it is not ​allowed: He was always ​drawn to other men's ​wives - the forbidden ​fruit.
(Definition of forbidden fruit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “forbidden fruit”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指性的)禁果…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指性的)禁果…
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