Examples of trick or treat in a Sentence
We got all dressed up for trick or treat.
When the door opened the kids all shouted “Trick or treat!”.
Recent Examples of trick or treat from the Web
Casillas loved baseball, and when Game 6 of the World Series fell on Halloween last year, the two spent the night watching the Dodgers play while their wives took their children trick or treating.
The big trade in the NFL this week is like the Halloween scene where Charlie Brown and friends go out to trick or treat.
Inspired by a recipe at afoodcentriclife.com, the creamy spiderweb decoration makes this a perfect pre-trick or treating meal.
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Definition of trick or treat for English Language Learners
: a custom on Halloween in which children knock on people's doors and say “trick or treat” when the doors are opened to ask for candy
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