1. [ noun ] a slender and greatly elongated solid substance
Synonyms: fibre
Related terms: material bristle lint bassine spindle nerve_fiber natural_fiber coir raffia loofa fibril optical_fiber man-made_fiber cantala byssus oakum raveling cellulose
2. [ noun ] the inherent complex of attributes that determine a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions
Synonyms: character fibre

: "education has for its object the formation of character"- Herbert Spencer

Related terms: trait spirit personality responsibility integrity thoughtfulness
3. [ noun ] (clothing) a leatherlike material made by compressing layers of paper or cloth
Synonyms: vulcanized_fiber fibre
Related terms: fabric
Similar spelling:   fibber