WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH burgerburger , burgher
Other definitions for burger (2 of 3)
Other definitions for burger (3 of 3)
WORDS THAT USE -BURGER
What does -burger mean?
The form –burger comes from the end of the word hamburger, meaning “a sandwich consisting of a cooked patty of ground beef in a roll or bun.” The word hamburger itself comes from a shortening of a dish named Hamburger steak, from the German city of Hamburg.
Examples of -burger
An example of a word you may have encountered that features –burger is veggieburger, or vegeburger, “a flat cake of chopped seasoned vegetables that is grilled or fired and often served in a bread roll.”
The veggie– part of veggieburger is short for “vegetable,” and the –burger part of the word means “burger.” Veggieburger literally means “vegetable burger.”
What are some words that use the combining form –burger?
What are some other forms that –burger may be commonly confused with?
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Given the meaning of the form –burger, what kind of dish is a baconburger?
How to use burger in a sentence
Thankfully, the Coleman kids reached a Burger King, and Wahlberg and his amateur biker gang rode off.Mark Wahlberg’s Pardon Plea: A Look Back At His Troubling, Violent, and Racist Rap Sheet|Marlow Stern|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On Friday afternoon, I stood by the Burger King checking the bars on my phone like a kid with a curfew.Canada’s Subversive Sock Puppet: Ed the Sock Isn’t Afraid to Say Anything|Soraya Roberts|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was hungry, so he brought along a fast food burger and soda to the studio.
Big Kahuna Burger is a fictional chain of Hawaiian-themed fast food burger joints out in Los Angeles dreamed up by Tarantino.
That Tarantino never opened a real-life Big Kahuna Burger out in L.A. seems like a huge missed opportunity.
Agkistrodon bilineatus bilineatus, Burger and Robertson, Univ.The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacn, Mxico|William E. Duellman
As in the wonderful old ballad of Burger, the Prussian horseman has taken the maiden “Germania” on his saddle.German Problems and Personalities|Charles Sarolea
You forget the ballad of Burger, my dear Alexanderthe dead travel fast!The Corsican Brothers|Alexandre Dumas
The burger waited, my mask was thrown by, and my face appeared whitened with chalk, and made ghastly.
They both ran: and the silly burger, eased of his fifty dollars, scampered first.
British Dictionary definitions for burger (1 of 2)
- short for hamburger
- (in combination)a cheeseburger