cheeseburger

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of cheese +‎ hamburger (1928)

Noun[edit]

A cheeseburger.

cheeseburger (plural cheeseburgers)

  1. A hamburger containing cheese (usually one or more slices of processed cheese).
    • 1956, Frank O'Hara, A Step Away from Them[1]:
      Neon in daylight is a / great pleasure, as Edwin Denby would / write, as are light bulbs in daylight. / I stop for a cheeseburger at JULIET'S / CORNER.
    • 2007, Loretta Ichord, Double Cheeseburgers, Quiche, and Vegetarian Burritos (page 48)
      Busy Americans (many women were working and not cooking as much) were dining on foods such as deep-fried chicken, thick slices of pizza, double cheeseburgers, and big slabs of steak.

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʂizˈbur.ɡɛr/

Noun[edit]

cheeseburger m anim

  1. cheeseburger

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