[ d͡ʒˈakɒvlˈantən], [ dʒˈakɒvlˈantən], [ dʒ_ˈa_k_ɒ_v_l_ˈa_n_t_ə_n]
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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