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Top Halloween costumes for adults

Stay on trend with this year's best adult costumes for Halloween. These picks draw inspiration from movies, television shows, comic books and other pop culture. From the Sanderson sisters to "Game of Thrones" characters, here are some of this year's top costume picks.

Winifred Sanderson Costume

From the 1993 Halloween classic
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From the 1993 Halloween classic "Hocus Pocus," dress like one of the Sanderson sisters this holiday. ($49.99 at spirithalloween.com)

Kool-Aid Costume

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"Oh, yeah!" Burst into your Halloween party as the Kool-Aid Man. ($119.99 at halloweencostumes.com)

Pennywise Clown Costume

Be the most terrifying clown on the block
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Be the most terrifying clown on the block this Halloween as Pennywise from "It." ($31.89 at amazon.com)

Super Mom costume

Moms are superheroes -- show the world everything
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Moms are superheroes -- show the world everything you can juggle. ($42.89 at target.com

Dragon Queen Women's Costume

Dress up as Daenerys Targaryen, one of the
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Dress up as Daenerys Targaryen, one of the most popular characters from "Game of Thrones." ($79.99 at halloweencostumes.com)

Adult Pickle costume

Picking a Halloween costume is a big dill
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Picking a Halloween costume is a big dill to some people. ($29.99, spirithalloween.com)

Adult Rag Doll Sally costume - The Nightmare Before Christmas

From the Halloween classic
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From the Halloween classic "The Nightmare Before Christmas" this Sally costume will without question catch Jack's attention. ($49.99, partycity.com)

Dark Northern King costume

Transform into Jon Snow, the King in the
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Transform into Jon Snow, the King in the North from "Game of Thrones." ($89.99 at halloweencostumes.com)

"The Magic School Bus" Miss Frizzle Costume

Hop on the Magic School Bus with Miss
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Hop on the Magic School Bus with Miss Frizzle and discover a whole new world this Halloween. ($39.99 at halloweencostumes.com)

Adult Stormtrooper costume

In a galaxy far, far away, this costume
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In a galaxy far, far away, this costume would be out of this world. ($59.99, partycity.com)

Fireball - Get Real Bottle

Bring the heat this Halloween season as a
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Bring the heat this Halloween season as a Fireball whisky bottle. ($43.89 at amazon.com)

Wonder Woman costume

Save the day as superhero favorite Wonder Woman
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Save the day as superhero favorite Wonder Woman ($37.71 at wholesalehalloweencostumes.com)

Adult Tommy Costume - "Rugrats"

Tommy Pickles from
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Tommy Pickles from "Rugrats" is the perfect costume for any '90s kid. ($44.99 at spirithalloween.com)

Hipster Mermaid Costume

Hipster Mermaid swam in the ocean before the
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Hipster Mermaid swam in the ocean before the fishes. ($36.99 at halloweencostumes.com)

Adult Aquaman Muscle Costume

Transform into Aquaman this Halloween and join forces
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Transform into Aquaman this Halloween and join forces with other members of the Justice League to protect the world. ($49.99 at partycity.com)

Yandy Fake News costume

Be the talk of the party with this
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Be the talk of the party with this Fake News costume. ($54.95 at yandy.com)

Marty McFly costume

Travel through time as Marty McFly and have
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Travel through time as Marty McFly and have everyone feeling nostalgic. ($109.99 at halloweencostumes.com)

Adult Donatello One Piece Costume

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"Cowabunga dude!" Dress up as one of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and have everyone at the Halloween party feeling green with envy. ($59.99 at spirithalloween.com)

Adult T. Rex inflatable costume - Jurassic World

Travel back to prehistoric times as this T.
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Travel back to prehistoric times as this T. Rex inflatable. ($79.99, spirithalloween.com)

E.T. Elliot Costume Kit

Have your party guests reminiscing about some of
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Have your party guests reminiscing about some of their favorite childhood movies as Elliot from E.T. ($49.99 at halloweencostumes.com

Adult Angelica Costume - "Rugrats"

Be the boss in charge of all the
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Be the boss in charge of all the babies as Angelica from "Rugrats." ($49.99 at spirithalloween.com)

Adult Avocado Costume

Everyone at the Halloween party will be quoting
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Everyone at the Halloween party will be quoting the viral video "It's an avocado! Thanks!" when you show up wearing this. ($32.99 at amazon.com)

Women's Delightful Hatter costume

If you're entirely bonkers, the Mad Hatter costume
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If you're entirely bonkers, the Mad Hatter costume is the perfect fit for you. ($49.99, halloweencostumes.com)

Adult Red Power Ranger Partysuit

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"Go Go Power Rangers!" Fight crime this Halloween as one of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. ($54.99 at partycity.com

Adult Minion costume - Minions

Keep it cute and simple with this
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Keep it cute and simple with this "Minions" getup. ($39.99, partycity.com)

Joker jacket - Suicide Squad

Everybody's got a dark side. ($119.99, halloweencostumes.com)
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Everybody's got a dark side. ($119.99, halloweencostumes.com)

More Halloween fun on Long Island

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Looking for more Halloween fun? You'll find great costume ideas, local events, party planning tips, recipes and more at newsday.com/Halloween.

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