Meaning of “Halloween” in the English Dictionary

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"Halloween" in British English

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Halloweennoun [ C or U ]

also Hallowe'en uk /ˌhæl.əʊˈiːn/ us /ˌhæl.oʊˈiːn/

the night of 31 October when children dress in special clothes and people try to frighten each other

(Definition of “Halloween” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Halloween" in American English

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Halloweennoun [ U ]

also Hallowe’en us /ˌhæl·əˈwin, ˌhɑ·lə-/

the evening of October 31, when children wear special clothes and often masks to hide their faces and go from house to house asking for candy

(Definition of “Halloween” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)