pea-souper

pea-souper

[pee-soo-per]
noun
1.
Chiefly British Informal. pea soup ( def 2 ).
2.
Canadian Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. a French Canadian.

Origin:
1885–90; pea soup + -er1

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pea-souper

noun
a heavy thick yellow fog [syn: pea soup
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