What is another word for jack-of-lantern?

6 synonyms found


[ d͡ʒˈakɒvlˈantən], [ d‍ʒˈakɒvlˈantən], [ dʒ_ˈa_k_ɒ_v_l_ˈa_n_t_ə_n]

Jack-o-lantern is a common term for a carved pumpkin typically associated with Halloween. However, there are other terms used to describe this popular festive decoration. One such synonym is "pumpkin lantern." The term "carved pumpkin" is also used, especially when the pumpkin is intricately designed with patterns and shapes. Another term used to describe a jack-o-lantern is "glowing grinning pumpkin." This term highlights the famous feature of a carved pumpkin, its glowing face, and the classic wide smile expression. Whatever the term used, jack-o-lanterns remain an integral part of Halloween celebrations, adding a festive spirit to the spooky season.

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How to use "Jack-of-lantern" in context?

The jack-o'-lantern is one of the most popular Halloween traditions in the United States. It is thought to have originated in Ireland, and it is said that its name comes from the legend of a man who stole a loaf of bread from a farmer. The farmer threw a light into the man's face, and the man became known as the "jack-o'-lantern.

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