burger

noun bur·ger \ ˈbər-gər \
Updated on: 5 Dec 2017

Definition of burger

1 : hamburger
2 : a sandwich similar to a hamburger
  • tofu burgers
often used in combination

Examples of burger in a Sentence

  1. I'll have a burger with fries, please.

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First Known Use of burger

1937


Burger

biographical name Bur·ger \ ˈbər-gər \

Definition of Burger

Warren Earl 1907–1995 American jurist; chief justice U.S. Supreme Court (1969–86)

Bürger

biographical name Bür·ger \ ˈbu̇r-gər , ˈbir- , ˈbᵫr- \

Definition of Bürger

Gottfried August 1747–1794 German poet


BURGER Defined for English Language Learners

burger

noun

Definition of burger for English Language Learners

  • : a food that is like a hamburger but that is not made from beef


BURGER Defined for Kids

burger

noun bur·ger \ ˈbər-gər \

Definition of burger for Students

1 : hamburger 1
2 : a sandwich like a hamburger
  • a turkey burger

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