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pea soup

noun
1.
a thick soup made from split peas.
2.
Informal. a dense, yellow fog.
Origin
1705-1715
1705-15
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pea soup

noun phrase

A thick fog, esp one plaguing London (1849+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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