Definition of cheeseburger
: a hamburger topped with a slice of cheese
Recent Examples of cheeseburger from the Web
When the quarters get cramped and the T-bone steak has to be skipped for a cheeseburger, all Singer has to do is swing by Dunphy's Facebook page for some inspiration.
The cheeseburger doesn’t always tie in with Vietnamese cuisine.
On June 5, stop by for the Dr. Cudmore burger ($5), a double cheeseburger built on Texas toast with tomato, lettuce and ketchup.
Soggy salads, forgettable cheeseburgers, or French onion soup eaten in bed.
The huge color photo of that gorgeous cheeseburger on the front page of Wednesday’s business section was not a very helpful sight for a guy who’s sworn off red meat.
Known for its cheeseburger, Bahama Bob's Beachside Cafe is a staple in the heart of Gulf Shores.
Clever promo posters for Repo Men encourage overindulging in the finer things in life — like booze, cheeseburgers and artificial organs.
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Origin and Etymology of cheeseburger
cheese + hamburger
First Known Use: 1928
CHEESEBURGER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of cheeseburger for English Language Learners
: a hamburger with a piece of cheese on top of the meat
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