from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- interj. Used as a greeting by children when trick-or-treating.
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- interj. A form of extortion by which children get candy on Halloween.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a request by children on Halloween; they pass from door to door asking for goodies and threatening to play tricks on those who refuse
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