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Definitions of halloween

  1. the evening before All Saints' Day; often devoted to pranks played by young people
  2. The evening preceding Allhallows or All Saints' Day.
  3. The evening before All- Hallows or All- Saints'- Day.
  4. The evening of Oct. 31, as the vigil of All Saints' day.
  5. The eve of All- Hallows.
  6. In Scot., All Hallows' or All Saints' eve, 31st of October.
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Quotes of halloween

  1. The first horror film I remember seeing in the theatre was Halloween and from the first scene when the kid puts on the mask and it is his POV, I was hooked. – David Arquette
  2. I see my face in the mirror and go, 'I'm a Halloween costume? That's what they think of me? – Drew Carey
  3. In Halloween I viewed the characters as simply normal teenagers. Laurie, Jamie Lee's character, was shy and somewhat repressed. And Michael Myers, the killer, is definitely repressed. They have certain similarities. – John Carpenter
  4. On Halloween the parents sent their kids out looking like me. – Rodney Dangerfield
  5. When I was a kid I got busted for throwing a rock through a car window and egging a house on halloween – Gavin DeGraw
  6. Studio 54 made Halloween in Hollywood look like a PTA meeting. – Lorna Luft
  7. At the end of the first Halloween when I shot 6 bullets into Michael Myers, John Carpenter said, Let's get a shot of you looking out of the window and seeing no one lying there. – Donald Pleasence
  8. John and I had a few meetings about what direction the sequel should take. I made some real insane suggestions. True to what you'd expect, he ignored them all and just picked up Halloween II where the original left off. – Donald Pleasence
  9. John Carpenter created the idea of Halloween so his vision remains the most focused and intelligently directed of the series. The directors that have followed have kept the original intent of the concept. – Donald Pleasence
  10. The first Halloween was very well made. The second one was also well made, though I didn't like it as well as the first one. The third one had nothing to do with the series at all and perhaps shouldn't have been made at all. – Donald Pleasence
  11. The idea of dying and coming back is what makes the Halloween films work. – Donald Pleasence
  12. Being in a band you can wear whatever you want- it's like an excuse for halloween everyday. – Gwen Stefani
  13. They did that little thing on South Park, and they mentioned my name and had a character of me judging a Halloween contest. It was really funny. That made me the coolest aunt on earth. – Tina Yothers

Usage examples for halloween

  1. Being but six, she knew nothing about the fun which comes with Halloween and so she listened round- eyed with wonder to Antone, who knew all things about jack- o'- lanterns. – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  2. Now it happened one night in the season of Halloween that Antone sat carving jack- o'- lanterns to sell in the village. – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  3. Do come," she begged, " I have never been to a Halloween frolic." – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  4. How wonderfully our Halloween party was turning out! – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  5. Keep good care of my cat until next Halloween – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  6. " How nicely we could keep Halloween said Ruth, " round this great open chimney! – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  7. There are many other customs connected with Halloween some of them mysterious and uncanny, which you will learn by and bye. – Holidays & Happy-Days by Hamish Hendry
  8. Mrs. Hobart lent Rosamond an old English book of " Holiday Sports and Observances," with ten pages of Halloween charms in it. – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  9. She it was who revealed to Nera the secret hiding- place, in a mysterious well, of the king's golden crown, and then betrayed her whole people by reporting to Nera the plan they had for attacking Ailill's court on the Halloween to come. – The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries by W. Y. Evans Wentz
  10. I was monstrous, a Halloween harpy. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  11. On a Halloween night, standing in the twelfth rig, a man might hear her voice upon the wind. – Audrey by Mary Johnston
  12. Thomas John was beset with requests- that he would leave a lock of his hair in case he should not return, that he would mention the name of the pawn- broker from whom he got his clothes, that he would bring home a bouquet of wild flowers for Bulldog, that he would secure a supply of turnips to make lanterns for Halloween that he would be kind to Mr. Byles and see that he took a rest in his net, that he would be careful to gather up any " h's" Mr. Byles might drop on the road, and that he should not use bad language under any circumstances. – Young Barbarians by Ian Maclaren
  13. Jamie had often watched the little figures from a distance, and listened to the charming music, wondering what the inside of the castle was like; but one Halloween he got up, and took his cap, saying to his mother, " I'm awa to the castle to seek my fortune." – The Irish Fairy Book by Various
  14. They all came from that one blessed little Halloween party of ours. – We Girls: A Home Story by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  15. If the guests wanted to walk through a funhouse with guys jumping out of the shadows saying 'booga- booga, ' they'd go to one of the Halloween Houses in their hometowns. – Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow
  16. In this tender mood he reads pieces like the Holy Fair or Halloween – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold
  17. At the end of the walk her smile vanished for she came face to face with Jim Halloween who carried a new- born lamb in his arms. – The Miller Of Old Church by Ellen Glasgow

Rhymes for halloween