Definition of pea soup in English:

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pea soup

Pronunciation: /ˌpē ˈso͞op/

noun

Soup made from peas, especially a thick, yellowish-green soup made from dried split peas.
Example sentences
  • The popular yellow pea soup (shared with Denmark) is another example.
  • The menu that day was pea soup, meatloaf, salad, and pudding-cake for dessert.
  • Every Thursday, for example, there was thick pea soup with ham and mustard with fresh, crunchy rye crispbreads followed by pancakes and berries.

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Syllabification: pea soup

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