Examples of filly in a Sentence
she's still a filly, so she has plenty of time to decide what she wants to do in life
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Songbird has since been retired, and there are no fillies or mares in 2018 with anything like her record.
Rayya, at 12-1 on the morning line, is the filly to watch.
He’s succeeded quickly, spending most of his money on low-risk fillies but occasionally taking a plunge on a big-ticket colt such as 2016 Preakness champion Exaggerator.
The 1 1/8-mile race for 3-year-old fillies also will be televised by NBC Sports Network.
After finishing second in the Preakness and Belmont Stakes, Foolish Pleasure faced Ruffian, an unbeaten filly, in a much-ballyhooed match race on July 6, 1975, at Belmont Park.
Leslie’s Lady also gave birth to Beholder, one of the great fillies or mares to run in the United States ever.
One, a filly named Danette, ran in the Breeders’ Cup juvenile fillies race in 2014.
The first was at the 2007 Belmont Stakes, when Rags to Riches, a filly, defeated Curlin, a colt (and in fact, the best colt of his, or many other, generations), in a withering stretch run.
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: a young female horse
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