veggie burger

noun

Definition of veggie burger

: a patty chiefly of vegetable-derived protein used as a meat substitute also : a sandwich containing such a patty

Examples of veggie burger in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The restaurant’s veggie burger doesn’t imitate ground beef, exactly. New York Times, 24 Jan. 2022 This veggie burger uses cabbage and mushrooms for crunch. New York Times, 6 May 2022 For non-meat eaters, the choice isn’t limited to one single veggie burger: Beef can be swapped out for a vegan black-bean patty or an Impossible patty on any burger. Megha Mcswain, Chron, 26 Apr. 2022 All meals on offer at Meme’s Twisted Potato are vegetarian or vegan, from its cauliflower wings to its veggie burger. Nyssa Kruse, Arkansas Online, 17 Mar. 2022 This colorful bicycle shop and bar on the Los Angeles River in Frogtown isn’t vegan, but the housemade veggie burger is a charmer all the same. New York Times, 24 Jan. 2022 If that's grade-A beef, call this one a rancid veggie burger. Joshua Rothkopf, EW.com, 19 Feb. 2022 Babette Davis runs an old-school vegan restaurant in Inglewood with a nostalgic, hippie-leaning veggie burger. New York Times, 24 Jan. 2022 The Bay Area is the next battleground for the veggie burger wars, fast food chain edition. Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 20 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of veggie burger

1972, in the meaning defined above

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22 Jun 2022

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“Veggie burger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/veggie%20burger. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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