Definition of fillis in English:

fillis

noun

British
  • [mass noun] Loosely twisted string, used especially for tying up plants.

    string, thread, thong, lace, ribbon, strap, tape, tie, line, rope, cable, wire, ligature
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Origin

Early 20th century: from French filasse tow.

Pronunciation:

fillis

/ˈfɪlɪs/