What does the word fibre mean?

Usage examples for fibre

  1. The horse was now standing on his four legs, trembling in every fibre, and with eyes that were still wild and staring. – A Bicycle of Cathay by Frank R. Stockton
  2. He was so thorough and uncompromising in nature, so strong in moral fibre, that I felt his sarcasm would be too outspoken for me just at present. – Mrs. Falchion, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009
  3. With Brett, love meant a passionate determination to possess the woman he desired whether she surrendered willingly or with every fibre of her spirit in revolt. – The Vision of Desire by Margaret Pedler