fillip

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Английский Язык - Турецкий язык
fiske
fiske vurmak
{f} teşvik etmek
{i} hafif darbe
{f} harekete geçirmek
{i} özendirici şey
teşvik edici veya harekete geçirici herhangi bir şey
teşvik/fiske
give a fillip to
teşvik etmek
give a fillip to
harekete geçirmek
Английский Язык - Английский Язык
Something that excites or stimulates

This athlete's victory provided a much-needed fillip for national pride.

A flick; the act of releasing the index finger from the hold of a thumb with a snap
{n} a sudden stroke or toss with the finger
{v} to strike or hit with the finger
{i} something that provides a stimulus; stimulus, incentive, boost; flick of the finger
To strike with the nail of the finger, first placed against the ball of the thumb, and forced from that position with a sudden spring; to snap with the finger
To snap; to project quickly
Something serving to rouse or excite
If someone or something gives a fillip to an activity or person, they suddenly encourage or improve them. The news gave a fillip to the telecommunications sector = boost. something that improves a situation or adds excitement or interest to something = boost (From the sound of sharply moving your fingers against your thumb)
A jerk of the finger forced suddenly from the thumb; a smart blow
anything that tends to arouse; "his approval was an added fillip"
{f} provide a stimulus; give a person incentive; strike something by snapping the fingertip
fillips
plural of fillip
fillip

    Расстановка переносов

    fil·lip

    Турецкое произношение

    fîlıp

    Произношение

    /ˈfələp/ /ˈfɪləp/

    Этимология

    [ 'fi-l&p ] (transitive verb.) 15th century. ca. 1425–75; Middle English philippe to make a sound with right forefinger and thumb; uncert. orig. a fillip gradually became “something of small importance; a trifle.” “The rest is not worth a fillip with the finger.” And, the word could also express a short space of time (perhaps the time it took to “flick” the finger). “The tortoise..in a fillip of the finger was down in the gardens of Riu Gu.” Only in the 18th and 19th centuries did its current usage, as encouragement or stimulus, tend to dominate.

    Времена

    fillips, filliping, filliped
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