It earned him the right to be called the father of European comic-book art, giving a fillip to the industry at a time when America was churning out comics at ever-increasing volumes.
New technologies and sophisticated machinery will give a fillip to the construction sector.
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the halving of car tax would provide a fillip to sales
Moreover, if linguistic provinces are formed it will also give a fillip to the regional languages.
A Danish ‘Yes’ vote might just have provided a fillip to market sentiment, particularly if it were supported by another round of intervention.
‘The book signing session should provide a fillip to sales,’ said Mr Black.
The Festival's acutely-anticipated arrival is not just a fillip to York racecourse, but to the entire city, whose economy can expect a massive upswing.
the halving of the automobile tax would provide a fillip to sales
Longer term, it appears that the planned merger between the Frankfurt and London Stock Exchanges will give a fillip to the campaign to have UK stamp duty abolished.