Translation of "fibre" - English-Spanish dictionary

fibre

noun UK (US fiber) uk /ˈfaɪ·bər/

[ no plural ] a substance in foods such as vegetables that helps other foods pass through the body easily

fibra
This cereal is high in fibre.

one of the thin threads that cloth is made of

hilo, fibra
The fibres are woven into fabric.

(Translation of “fibre” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

fibre

noun

a fine thread or something like a thread

fibra
a nerve fibre/fiber.

a material made up of fibres

fibra
coconut fibre/fiber.

character

nervio, carácter
a woman of strong moral fibre/fiber.
fibrous adjective

fibroso
fibrous tissue.
fibreglass noun, adjective ( fiberglass)

(of) very fine threadlike pieces of glass, used for insulation, in materials etc

fibra de vidrio
fibreglass/fiberglass curtains.

(of) a plastic material reinforced with such glass, used for many purposes eg building boats

de fibra de vidrio
Our fibreglass/fiberglass canoes are available in many different colours/colors and finishes.

(Translation of “fibre” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)