Vast masses of Walsingham's correspondence are preserved in the Record Office and the British Museum; some have been epitomized in the Foreign Calendar (as far as 1582); and his correspondence during his two embassies to France was published in extenso by Sir Dudley Digges in 1655 under the title The Compleat Ambassador, possibly, as has been suggested by Dr Stahlin, to give a fillip to the similar policy then being pursued by Oliver Cromwell.
Limiting the top speed of cars gave a fillip to railroad travel.
It is so pleasant to receive a fillip of excitement when suffering from the dull routine of everyday life!
A possible cut later in the year could even provide a fillip to the market.
It became a ratings weapon for ITV, deployed whenever the channel needed a fillip or to attract viewers to an entirely different series.