Synonyms of fiber


1. fiber, fibre, material, stuff

usage: a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn

2. roughage, fiber, foodstuff, food product

usage: coarse, indigestible plant food low in nutrients; its bulk stimulates intestinal peristalsis

3. fiber, fibre, cell

usage: any of several elongated, threadlike cells (especially a muscle fiber or a nerve fiber)

4. character, fiber, fibre, trait

usage: the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions; "education has for its object the formation of character"- Herbert Spencer

5. fiber, fibre, vulcanized fiber, fabric, cloth, material, textile

usage: a leatherlike material made by compressing layers of paper or cloth

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