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American English: /ˈhæmˌbərɡər/
British English: /ˈhambəːɡə/

Translation of hamburger in Spanish:


  • 1 countable (patty of meat)
    hamburguesa (feminine)
    (before noun) hamburger chain
    cadena (feminine) de hamburgueserías
    hamburger joint [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Steaks, hamburgers, hot dogs and pork chops are usually grilled.
    • What this basically means is that they serve hamburgers, tuna sandwiches, chicken wings and hot dogs in addition to the jerks, rotis and curries.
    • They butchered a steer and served hamburgers and steaks to the family.
  • 2 uncountable (ground beef) (American English)
    carne (feminine) molida or (Spain) (River Plate area) picada
    Example sentences
    • I could turn a big lump of cheap meat into short ribs, prime ribs, rib eyes, deckle steaks, and high-quality hamburger.
    • This time we just had the whole animal made into hamburger.
    • I know to use ground chuck instead of hamburger or even ground loin.
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