Adjective "Fillip" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Fillip


    Definition:

    1. to strike with the nail of a finger snapped from the end of the thumb.

    2. to tap or strike smartly.

    3. to drive by or as by a fillip: Anticipation filliped his passion. verb (used without object)

    4. to make a fillip with the fingers. noun

    5. an act or instance of filliping; a smart tap or stroke.

    6. anything that tends to rouse, excite, or revive; a stimulus: Praise is an excellent fillip for waning ambition.

    Examples:

    "weeks can be fillip."

    "months can be fillip."