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pea-souper Line breaks: pea-souper
Pronunciation: /piːˈsuːpə/

Definition of pea-souper in English:


British informal
A very thick yellowish fog: he was alone in one of London’s infamous pea-soupers
More example sentences
  • The warm Easter weather last week resulted in a thick pea-souper one morning.
  • Not only that, it began in a pea-souper of a fog, caused by the smoke from the pre-match fireworks.
  • Since the introduction of cleaner fuels, killer pea-soupers have been consigned to the past.

Words that rhyme with pea-souper

blooper, cooper, Cowper, duper, grouper, Hooper, looper, pupa, scooper, snooper, stupa, stupor, super, trooper, trouper, whooper

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