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Meaning of FILLY

Pronunciation:  'filee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a young female horse under the age of four
 

FILLY is a 5 letter word that starts with F.

 

 See Also: foal

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fil"ly\, n.; pl. {Fillies}. [Cf. Icel. fylia, fr. foli
foal. See {Foal}.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) A female foal or colt; a young mare. Cf.
   {Colt}, {Foal}.

         Neighing in likeness of a filly foal. --Shak.

2. A lively, spirited young girl. [Colloq.] --Addison.

 
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