cheeseburger

noun cheese·burg·er \ ˈchēz-ˌbər-gər \
Updated on: 18 May 2018

Definition of cheeseburger

: a hamburger topped with a slice of cheese

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Origin and Etymology of cheeseburger

cheese + hamburger


CHEESEBURGER Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of cheeseburger for English Language Learners

  • : a hamburger with a piece of cheese on top of the meat



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