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trick-or-treat

(trĭk′ər-trēt′)
intr.v. trick-or-treat·ed, trick-or-treat·ing, trick-or-treats
To engage in the practice of asking for treats on Halloween and threatening to play tricks on those who refuse.
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Set a limit as to how much candy your child can have after trick-or-treating.
For many taking part, trick-or-treating is a great fun activity, but for others who may not welcome numerous callers to their door, it can be a very unnerving and stressful time.
When it's Halloween day, it can be hard to tell kids they have to wait a few more hours until trick-or-treating hours.
THIS spooky Sylvanian Families set contains a pumpkin carriage, two baby figurines in special Halloween outfits, trick-or-treating buckets and sweets.
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For this event forty acres of Pioneer Park are transformed into Trick or Treat Town, a whimsical, family-friendly "spook 'tacular place Activities include trick-or-treating, free steam engine train rides around the park, a photo booth, face painting, carnival games, balloon animals, costume contests, a hay bale maze, and visits from beloved characters.
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Third annual All Hallows' Eugene featuring costume parades with contests for pets and people, storefront trick-or-treating, free family activities and more.