- n. silica based glass extruded into fibers that possess a length at least 1000 times greater than their width.
- n. a composite material made from fine fibres of spun glass held together with resin. (Also called Glass-Reinforced Plastic.)
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. mostly British usage Same as fiberglass.
- n. a covering material made of glass fibers in resins
“A mould is made of the clay figure and he casts it out in fibreglass resin and silicone.”
“First, the roof is "painted" with a conventional roof coating, the fabric (looks like thin fibreglass sheeting) is laid on, and then another coat of the roof coating is applied.”
“I intend to build a pool 10 'x 30' x 5 'on my flat roof top but i preder it to be in fibreglass.”
“There were just some sad looking sea-turtles in completely empty fibreglass swimming pools not even a few bits of weed or a castle.”
“Made entirely from fibreglass-reinforced polyester plastic, the white UFO house has proved very resilient, still standing 35 years after construction and following a battering from several hurricanes.”
“The old ones had the stiff fibreglass tails and were on a spring above the clip.”
“The whitest whiteness everywhere – white floors, white walls, white ceilings, white fibreglass sculptures that double up as white sofas.”
“Helen Kontouris born Australia 1976 101 chair 2006 fibreglass, wool, felt”
“Material: composite material on a lacquered fibreglass base”
“And rowing can never be a true sporting democracy: there are issues of equipment, not just fibreglass and Lycra, but the actual water.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘fibreglass’.
All these terms have a (different) American English equivalent. Wonder if you can identify them?
includes words of the "Prodcom list"
all of these are from 7 English
dictionaries and Macquarie dictionary
I havent listed capitalized ones yet
but Viagra would be one and common
words like sterling a sub-machi...
Keeping it close to home. These are words to do with my life and my relatives, living, dead or legendary.
Looking for tweets for fibreglass.