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pease pudding

noun Chiefly British.
  1. a pudding of strained split peas mixed with egg.
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Origin of pease pudding

First recorded in 1750–60
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Examples from the Web for pease pudding

Historical Examples

  • Sue entered the restaurant, which was now packed full of factory girls, and she asked eagerly for her penn'orth of pease-pudding.

    Sue, A Little Heroine

    L. T. Meade

  • Pickled pork with pease-pudding; winter-squash; hominy—Molasses pie.

  • Pease-pudding hot, pease-pudding cold; Pease-pudding in the pot, nine days old.

British Dictionary definitions for pease pudding

pease pudding

  1. (esp in Britain) a dish of split peas that have been soaked and boiled served with ham or pork
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