a food patty, or patty on a bun, containing ingredients other than beef: veggie or turkey burgers.
- burger , burgher
Other definitions for Burger (2 of 3)
Warren Earl, 1907–1995, U.S. jurist: chief justice of the U.S. 1969–86.
Other definitions for -burger (3 of 3)
a combining form extracted from hamburger, occurring in compounds the initial element of which denotes a special garnish for a hamburger or a substitute ingredient for the meat patty: baconburger; cheeseburger; fishburger.
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How to use burger in a sentence
When in Tuolumne Meadows, stop at its seasonal summertime grill for a post-hike burger and fries, washed down with a fluffy swirl of soft serve.
So I parked near the Washington Hilton and waited — and waited — for my classic Chicken Guy sandwich and a “real cheezy” burger.Guy Fieri’s new chain of virtual kitchens aims to help independent restaurants — but will compete with them, too | Tim Carman | February 18, 2021 | Washington Post
The venture fund’s $1 billion first round has had some early successes, like Impossible Foods, a maker of plant-based burgers.Bill Gates and the problem with climate solutionism | Katie McLean | February 16, 2021 | MIT Technology Review
Both Beyond and Impossible burgers contain 20 grams of protein per four ounces, while the same amount of 85 percent lean ground beef has 21 grams.
His son Deuce attempts to establish a union at the burger joint where he works.David Duchovny wants to be taken seriously as a novelist. His new book makes a good case. | Mark Athitakis | February 1, 2021 | Washington Post
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 | THE 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 | THE 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.The Life and Adventures of Baron Trenck | Baron Trenck
They both ran: and the silly burger, eased of his fifty dollars, scampered first.The Life and Adventures of Baron Trenck | Baron Trenck
British Dictionary definitions for burger (1 of 2)
short for hamburger
(in combination): a cheeseburger
British Dictionary definitions for Bürger (2 of 2)
Gottfried August (ˈɡɔtfriːt ˈauɡʊst). 1747–94, German lyric poet, noted particularly for his ballad Lenore (1773)
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