trick-or-treater

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trick-or-treater

A person, typically a child, who dresses up in a costume at Halloween and goes to various people's doors to ask for candy, at which point they say the set phrase "trick or treat!" I'm a bit sad, there were hardly any trick-or-treaters coming to our door this year. Don't you think you're a bit old for a trick-or-treater?
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Run, don't walk to your nearest bookstore and order this for your beloved tween-aged trick or treater today!
FOR the past three years I've been home for Halloween and have prepared by buying loads of sweets to give out to anyone knocking on the door - and for the past three years, I've put on half a stone by November 1 as I've had not one trick or treater.
One trick or treater, who witnessed the amazing scenes in Prestonpans, East Lothian, said: "Ian Black chased them in his car up to a nearby school and found the two boys.
KIDS, today's trick or treater has to go that extra mile to get the best booty.
He said: "After several compliments and people getting scared by the cutout we didn't receive many trick or treaters for a while.
PINK pills handed to young trick or treaters ARE believed to be ecstasy, say police.
The United star, who celebrated the big 21 on October 31, reportedly stopped to say hello to a group of young trick or treaters - then gave them PS20 each for singing 'Happy Birthday' to him.
If someone has a No Trick or Treaters flyer in the window, or no one answers the door, it means they do not want to participate.
The pumpkin carriage of Baby Trick or Treaters Set can be connected to other products such as Candy, Fruit or Popcorn Wagons, Hot Dog Van or the Baby Sleigh Ride Set (all sold separately) for more fun.
Time is running out for getting your home Halloween-ready, but thankfully Lidl have everything you need to turn your home into a haunted house and your little ones into terrifying trick or treaters. Here are some of our favourites:
Check out Annabel's delicious new range of nutritionally balanced frozen kids meals for busy trick or treaters. annabelkarmel.com
Decorate with pumpkins, spiders, ghosts and more to suitably spook those trick or treaters. Light up your house with flickering spiders, ghosts and more to suitably spook those trick or treaters.
Trick or treaters - please avoid banging on windows and repeatedly ringing the doorbell.
THOUSANDS of Halloween posters - one welcoming Trick or Treaters, the other asking them not to call - have been put up in homes across North Wales.