What does hamburger mean?

Definitions for hamburgerˈhæmˌbɜr gər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hamburger.

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


  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.


  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".

Editors Contribution

  1. hamburger

    A type of food and meat product created and processed in various food colors, flavors, ingredients, meat, recipes, shapes, sizes and substances, sold as a product and specific number in a form of packaging.

    Hamburgers are sold in nearly every country around the world.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hamburger in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hamburger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Twain:

    Sacred cows make the best hamburger.

  2. Peter York:

    Rock and roll is the hamburger that ate the world.

  3. Paul Newman:

    Why go out for hamburger when you have steak at home?

  4. Jerry Seinfeld, Seinfeld episode "The Van Buren Boys" - broadcast on February 6, 1997:

    I had a dream last night that a hamburger was eating ME!

  5. Clive James:

    Everyone has a right to a university degree in America, even if it's in Hamburger Technology.

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