Definitions for hamburgerˈhæmˌbɜr gər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ham•burg•erˈhæmˌbɜr gər(n.)

  1. a patty of ground beef.

    Category: Cooking

  2. a sandwich consisting of such a patty fried or broiled and served on a bun or roll.

    Category: Cooking

  3. ground beef.

    Category: Cooking

Origin of hamburger:

1885–90; short for Hamburger steak; see -er1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hamburger, beefburger, burger(noun)

    a sandwich consisting of a fried cake of minced beef served on a bun, often with other ingredients

  2. ground beef, hamburger(noun)

    beef that has been ground

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. hamburger(noun)ˈhæmˌbɜr gər

    a sandwich consisting of cooked ground beef between two halves of a bun

    a hamburger and french fries

  2. hamburgerˈhæmˌbɜr gər

    ground beef used for cooking

    one pound of hamburger

Wiktionary

  1. hamburger(Noun)

    A hot sandwich consisting of a patty of cooked ground beef, in a sliced bun, sometimes also containing salad vegetables, condiments, or both.

  2. hamburger(Noun)

    The patty used in such a sandwich.

  3. hamburger(Noun)

    Ground beef, especially that intended to be made into hamburgers.

  4. hamburger(Noun)

    An animal or human, or the flesh thereof, that has been badly injured as a result of an accident or conflict.

  5. Hamburger(ProperNoun)

    A person from Hamburg.

  6. Origin: From Hamburger, the adjectival form of Hamburg.

Freebase

  1. Hamburger

    A hamburger is a sandwich consisting of a cooked patty of ground meat usually placed inside a sliced hamburger bun. Hamburgers are often served with lettuce, bacon, tomato, onion, pickles, cheese and condiments such as mustard, mayonnaise, ketchup and relish. The term "burger", can also be applied to the meat patty on its own, especially in the UK where the term "patty" is rarely used. The term may be prefixed with the type of meat as in "turkey burger".


Translations for hamburger

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

hamburger(noun)

a round cake of minced beef, usually fried.

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