fruit of (one's) loins

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fruit of (one's) loins

One's child or children; one's immediate or future descendant(s). As the baby-boomer generation ages, many are increasingly relying on the fruit of their loins for financial and medical support. Little could she know that, nearly two centuries later, the fruit of her loins would be in nearly every continent on the planet.
See also: fruit, loin, of
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And the arguments we have with the fathers of these children who sigh when they have to use a week of their precious holiday to look after the fruit of their loins, which they wanted too, rather than use it to go mountain-biking or fishing or scratching themselves on the sofa.
Those who died never existed, their sons and daughters never existed, their dreams and aspirations never existed, the fruit of their loins never blossomed to feel the heat of the sun, the coolness of the water, the fruit of the tree of life.
May the fruit of their loins be cursed as well as the fruit of their lands".