fillip

US [ˈfɪlɪp]
UK ['fɪlɪp]
  • v.刺激
  • n.起推动作用的人(或事物)
  • Web弹指;用指弹;微不足道的东西
Plural Form:fillips  Past Participle:filliped  Present Participle:filliping  
fillip
n.
1.
[sing]
a ~ (to/for sth)
起推动作用的人(或事物)a thing or person that causes sth to improve suddenly
A drop in interest rates gave a welcome fillip to the housing market.
降低利率给房屋市场带来利好刺激。

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