from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A purée or soup made of cooked dried peas.
- n. Informal Dense fog.
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- n. A thick soup made with dried split peas and various other ingredients.
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- n. a heavy thick yellow fog
- n. a thick soup made of dried peas (usually made into a puree)
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They caught the lovely smell of pea soup with pork and sausage, the favorite Dutch dish in winter-time.
It is pouring with rain, and the sky is the color of pea soup (yellow pea soup, not green), and the streets are thick with mud and London looks its very beastliest.