21+ Halloween Words That Start With F

In need of Halloween words that start with F?

I’ve put together a list of all the Halloween-themed, spooky, creepy words I could think of that start with F.

It was certainly challenging, I hope you find what you’re looking for from the list below:

21+ Halloween Words That Start With F

Face Paint – bold-colored paint used to decorate the face.

Fairy – a small imaginary being of human form that has magical powers, especially a female one.

Fall – autumn.

Fangs – a large sharp tooth, especially a canine tooth of a dog or wolf.

Fantasy – the faculty or activity of imagining impossible or improbable things.

Fear – an unpleasant emotion caused by the threat of danger, pain, or harm.

Feasting – eat and drink sumptuously.

Fiend – an evil spirit or demon.

Fire-And-Brimstone – the supposed torments of hell.

Flashlight – an electric torch.

Fog – a thick cloud of tiny water droplets suspended in the atmosphere at or near the earth’s surface which obscures or restricts visibility (to a greater extent than mist; strictly, reducing visibility to below 1 km).

Fortune-Teller – a person who is supposedly able to predict a person’s future by palmistry, using a crystal ball, or similar methods.

Foul – offensive to the senses, especially through having a disgusting smell or taste or being dirty.

Frankenstein – the title character in Mary W. Shelley’s novel Frankenstein who creates a monster that ruins his life.

Freak – a very unusual and unexpected event or situation.

Freddy – Freddy Krueger, sometimes referred to simply as Freddy by horror fans, is the villain of the Nightmare on Elm Street movie series.

Fright – a sudden intense feeling of fear.

Frightening – making someone afraid or anxious; terrifying.

Frozen-With-Fear – to be so afraid, shocked etc that you cannot move.

Full Moon – the phase of the moon in which its whole disc is illuminated.

Fun – enjoyment, amusement, or light-hearted pleasure.

What Makes a Word Good for Halloween?

In my opinion, a good Halloween word should be spooky, creepy, or have a dark and mysterious vibe to it.

It should also be evocative of the season, bringing to mind images of pumpkins, haunted houses, bats, and ghosts.

I’m sure you’ve seen all of these things on the files in shops and all around your neighborhood during the Halloween period.

There is more to it than just those visuals though, anything to do with creepy films, music, etc can all be used.

For example, if you’re a fan of the Nightmare on Elm Street movies, then Freddy Krueger is an obvious choice.

It’s not a Halloween movie like the Halloween series, but suits the bill as being scary – and I’ve seen more than a few people dressed as Freddy at Halloween parties!

If there are any Halloween words that start with F you think should be on this list, please drop me a comment below to help others out.

If you want to find more Halloween-inspired lists of words beginning with the other letters of the alphabet, just click one of the letters below:


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