Share this entry

Share this page

pea soup

Syllabification: pea soup

Definition of pea soup in English:

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.

Definition of pea soup in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Top searches

= trending
Word of the day vicarious
Pronunciation: vəˈkerēəs
adjective
experienced in the imagination through another person's feelings…