Recent Examples of pea soup from the Web
The warm glow of a street lamp struggles to cut through the pea soup, but the details of the scene remain indefinite, blurry, faintly mysterious, the people’s faces shrouded in shadow, the sky grainy and gray on the old-fashioned film.
Headlines on trade these days are like leftover pea soup—sometimes hot, sometimes chilly, always unsatisfying.
The care with which the Miss Ollie’s crew curates the perfect frying environment, however, yields supernatural results. *** Red pea soupMarinate whole goat with lime, salt, thyme and sugarcane vinegar.
Other hits: Rich English pea soup, juicy sliders, and a generous meat and cheese board with duck rillettes and chicken liver mousse.
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PEA SOUP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pea soup for English Language Learners
: a thick soup made of boiled dried peas
—used to describe heavy and thick fog
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