jack-o'-lantern

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Synonyms for jack-o'-lantern

a pale light sometimes seen at night over marshy ground

lantern carved from a pumpkin

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WHEN I WAS YOUNG, I loved nibbling on the salted, roasted seeds from a freshly carved jack-o'-lantern.
To enter, all someone needs is a decorated jack-o'-lantern, which can be a real or plastic pumpkin, a drawing or painting, or anything that resembles a decorated pumpkin.
Ask your adult helper to blend everything until smooth and pour the mixture into the two I jack-o'-lanterns.
Between the trick or treating, jack-o'-lanterns, ghosts and goblins, Halloween always makes for a fun, themed promotion.
These round, orange squash are transformed into jack-o'-lanterns that are placed around the school.
Halloween costumes made of flammable material and holiday decorations can easily ignite if they come into contact with candles or lit jack-o'-lanterns.
The pumpkins might not be perfect (because of hail damage) but they are fine for decorations and jack-o'-lanterns.
Connecticut Field is the variety commonly grown for jack-o'-lanterns for its bright orange color and classic round shape, whereas the Small Sugar New England Pie variety is smaller and sweeter to suit culinary uses like pie.
Candlelit jack-o'-lanterns should be kept away from landings and doorsteps where costumes could brush against the flame.
The Halloween votive features such traditional holiday motifs as jack-o'-lanterns, witches and bats, while the Thanksgiving dome is decorated with the phrase "Happy Thanksgiving" and such customary harvest imagery as acorns, pumpkins and a cornucopia.
A full six weeks before the holiday most stores in the area nonetheless devoted large amounts of space in the front of the store and close to the entrance to Halloween candy, bags, plastic jack-o'-lanterns and related items.
You can make as many milk jug jack-o'-lanterns as you have milk jugs and supplies
Pumpkin Masters' patented Halloween Hardware kit includes all the patterns, saws, scoops and drills that carvers will need to take their jack-o'-lanterns to the next level.
It's that time of the year again and, well, sad to say, jack-o'-lanterns do not fare very well in my subtropical neck of the woods.
And didn't I know that pumpkins for jack-o'-lanterns were now selling for $4 and $5 a shot?