- The tragedy may even offer a fillip of support to a president who polled low even before the months of violent “Yellow Vest” protests erupted late last year.
- It was with a little fillip of surprise that Pascoe realized she hadn't recognized his voice.
- Did she only feel good because of the unexpected fillip of her highly attractive anonymous new neighbour?
According to the WR dictionary,
Fillip: anything that tends to rouse, excite, or revive; a stimulus:
Does this meaning apply in 2 and 3? For No. 1, what does "fillip of support" mean?