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Synonyms for fibrous
ˈfaɪ brəsfi·brous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hempen, fibrousadjective

    having or resembling fibers especially fibers used in making cordage such as those of jute

    Synonyms:
    stringy, unchewable, sinewy, hempen

    Antonyms:
    tender

  2. fibrous, sinewy, stringy, unchewableadjective

    (of meat) full of sinews; especially impossible to chew

    Synonyms:
    muscular, hefty, tendinous, unchewable, wiry, hempen, brawny, ropy, ropey, thready, powerful, stringy, sinewy

    Antonyms:
    tender

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fibrousadjective

    Synonyms:
    filamentous, stringy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fibrous":

    fibrotic, friable, connective, fiber, fibre

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. fibrous

    Synonyms:
    Fibrofibrous

  2. fibrous

    Synonyms:
    Fibrofibrous

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How to use fibrous in a sentence?

  1. Reetta Kivela:

    The oats are sheared and heated under the right conditions and combined with the beans. The amino acids that are lacking in oats are in the beans, so they are a good combination, we have patented our production method that allows us to produce the fibrous texture of oats and beans.


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