Definition of burger noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbɜːɡə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɜːrɡər//
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  1. 1= hamburger
  2. 2-burger (in compounds) finely chopped fish, vegetables, nuts, etc. made into flat round shapes like hamburgers a spicy beanburger see also cheeseburger, veggie burger
  3. Word Origin 1930s (originally US): abbreviation of hamburger.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: burger