forbidden fruit


Also found in: Dictionary, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to forbidden fruit

originally an apple from the tree of knowledge of good and evil in the Garden of Eden

References in periodicals archive ?
In the story, the snake convinces Eve and then Adam into eating the forbidden fruit from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, an act which leads to God expelling them from the Garden of Eden.
Thus, he claimed further, the forbidden fruit might have been a luscious Philippine mango.
GIRLS ON FILM Friends enjoying the Forbidden Fruit festival yesterday
If you are planning on going to Forbidden Fruit but haven't got a ticket yet you better move fast.
He feels that dancing is considered a forbidden fruit in Pakistan because people haven't tried to question the convictions or separate the vice from the notion.
The younger Wright is well known among architecture aficionados for his exotic, Mayan-influenced houses in neighborhoods including Hollywood, Pasadena and Los Feliz, where his John Sowden House hovers over Franklin Avenue like a pagan temple filled with forbidden fruit.
It's forbidden fruit for me, so I feel it would be nice to do a bit of galloping across the range.
com)-- On Saturday, February 15, 2014, from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am, Luis Marrero, founder, Voices in Power, will host the art troupes' inaugural masquerade ball, entitled Forbidden Fruit, wherein more than 200 guests are expected to attend, to raise funds for heart disease research, which will be donated to Women Heart, and to support local artists and entrepreneurs, here.
Germans used to host a procession on Feast Day of Adam and Eve carrying "paradise trees" with apples representing the forbidden fruit.
109), Hamlet's state as defined through music, arrangements for piano four hands in his creative work and performance, eros as forbidden fruit in the realm of communal communism, and a Soviet opera in America.
02 before giving way, and the race turned into a duel between Forbidden Fruit (4-1) and Winter Song (SP 11-4).
MUZAFFARGARH -- Around 30 per cent increase in tuition fee and other expenses by noted English medium private schools has made quality education a forbidden fruit for the lower middle class and poor segments of the society, says a PML-N leader here Wednesday.
They were easily persuaded that eating the forbidden fruit would make them as great as God and they would therefore have no further need of him.
The forbidden fruit carries a premium: A box of 25 Cohiba Robustos costs $304 on the Hong Kong-based Cigars of Habanos Web site, where shoppers are offered the option of shipping to the U.
Forbidden Fruit tells the story of the sexual values and practices of American teenagers, paying particular attention to how participating in organized religion shapes sexual decision making.