- Chiefly British Informal. pea soup(def 2).
- Canadian Slang: Disparaging and Offensive. a contemptuous term used to refer to a French Canadian.
Origin of pea-souper
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I could tell you some chump-chilling tales about life on the box in a London peasouper.
- informal, mainly British dense dirty yellowish fog
- Canadian a disparaging name for a French Canadian
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