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Peter Egan

Peter Egan is Cockney slang for Vegan.

"Don't give 'im no Stand at Ease, 'es a Peter Egan. "

Peter Egan is a British actor best known for his role in sitcom Ever Decreasing Circles in the 80s as well as many film and TV appearances including Downton Abbey, After Life, Chariots of Fire.

He's known to be an ardent animal rights activist and long-term vegan so it's fitting that his name should become the official Cockney Rhyming Slang for vegan!

Credit: contributed by Uncle Fred on 27-Dec-2020.

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