(also US trademark vege-burger)
A patty resembling a hamburger but made with vegetable protein, soybeans, etc., instead of meat.
- If I bring a veggie burger to eat instead of the steak they're serving, they ridicule me.
- Many low-carb dieters avoid foods such as tofu, tempeh, veggie burgers and other meat alter natives because they contain a few grams of carbohydrates.
- Replacing a beef burger with a veggie burger can increase your sodium intake fivefold.
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Syllabification: veg·gie burg·er
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