fillip

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Voltaire might have canted if he'd stood in my shoes; but the brains' - with a rattling fillip on his bald head - 'the brains were clear and active, and I saw and made no deductions.
Giving the lambda a fillip with my finger, I turned it upside down.
A fillip was given to the conversation when Adam told of his seeing Lady Arabella, on her way to Castra Regis.