"fibre" in the noun sense
1. fiber, fibre
a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn
2. fiber, fibre
any of several elongated, threadlike cells (especially a muscle fiber or a nerve fiber)
3. character, fiber, fibre
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
4. fiber, fibre, vulcanized fiber
a leatherlike material made by compressing layers of paper or cloth
Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)
Princeton University "About WordNet®."
WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.
View WordNet® License