Definition of 'fillip'
Example sentences containing 'fillip'
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One of the finest defensive performances of recent times acted as a huge fillip to the attacking game.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The surge in funds from the rich is a welcome fillip for charities worried about dwindling funds during the economic downturn.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The show received a further fillip from the rumours the winners of the first series were doing more than just dancing together.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It will act as a fillip, to make me try harder.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
To have a cycling superstar on a British team would be another huge fillip to the sport in this country.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
German business confidence returned to positive territory after six months of decline yesterday to give a much-needed fillip to the fragile eurozone.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Advisers hope this will give a fillip to property funds, which invest in shops, offices and industrial premises.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This will offer an annual return of in excess of 12 per cent and give a further fillip to the company's cash generation.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Yet the FTSE 100 group received a fillip last week when a raft of data proved that the bears had overdone it.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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