Meaning of FABRIC in English


n.1 a a woven material; a textile. b other material resembling woven cloth.

2 a structure or framework, esp. the walls, floor, and roof of a building.

3 (in abstract senses) the essential structure or essence of a thing (the fabric of society).

Etymology: ME f. F fabrique f. L fabrica f. faber metal-worker etc.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.