noun, plural fil·lies.
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But on May 30, Jackson announced he would not enter his filly, claiming she “deserves a well-earned vacation.”
Hen scarts and filly tails, make lofty ships wear lowly sails.The Proverbs of Scotland|Alexander Hislop
When the bay filly threw me last winter and broke my arm I thought I was part bone.Around Old Bethany|Robert Lee Berry
She forced aside the all-too-affectionate, bay filly who crowded upon her, shot back the bar of the gate and relocked it.The History of Sir Richard Calmady|Lucas Malet
I sold my Rosemary filly to-day on the course to Bentman the bookie, and he paid me in notes.
The fellow's mad over losing the price of that filly now she's won the Cambridgeshire.