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burg·er

 (bûr′gər)
n.
1. A sandwich consisting of a bun, a cooked beef patty, and often other ingredients such as cheese, onion slices, lettuce, or condiments. Often used in combination: a cheeseburger.
2. A similar sandwich with a nonbeef filling. Often used in combination: a crab burger; a tofu burger.

[Short for hamburger.]

burger

(ˈbɜːɡə)
n
(Cookery) informal
a. short for hamburger
b. (in combination): a cheeseburger.

Bürger

(German ˈbyrɡər)
n
(Biography) Gottfried August (ˈɡɔtfriːt ˈauɡʊst). 1747–94, German lyric poet, noted particularly for his ballad Lenore (1773)

burg•er

(ˈbɜr gər)

n.
a hamburger.
[1935–40, Amer.]

Bur•ger

(ˈbɜr gər)

n.
Warren Earl, 1907–95, U.S. jurist: Chief Justice of the U.S. 1969–86.

-burger

a combining form extracted from hamburger, occurring in compounds whose initial element denotes a garnish for a hamburger or a substitute ingredient for the meat patty: cheeseburger; fishburger.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Burger - United States jurist appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court by Richard Nixon (1907-1995)
2.burger - a sandwich consisting of a fried cake of minced beef served on a bun, often with other ingredientsburger - a sandwich consisting of a fried cake of minced beef served on a bun, often with other ingredients
ground beef, hamburger - beef that has been ground
sandwich - two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them
cheeseburger - a hamburger with melted cheese on it
Translations
karbanátek
burger
purilainen
pljeskavica
バーガー
햄버거
hamburgare
เบอร์เกอร์์
bánh mì tròn kẹp

burger

[ˈbɜːgəʳ] Nhamburguesa f

burger

[ˈbɜːrr] nhamburger mburger bar nfast-food m (où l'on sert des hamburgers)

burger

n (inf)Hamburger m

burger

[ˈbɜːgəʳ] nhamburger m inv

burger

هامْبُرْجَر karbanátek burger Hamburger μπιφτέκι hamburguesa purilainen hamburger pljeskavica hamburger バーガー 햄버거 hamburger hamburger hamburger hambúrguer гамбургер hamburgare เบอร์เกอร์์ burger bánh mì tròn kẹp 碎肉夹饼
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