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  1. fewpronoun


  2. fewpronoun

    The pilots who fought in the Battle of Britain

    Many are called, but few are chosen.


Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. few

    scant, rare, lacking

    many, abundant, numerous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fewadjective

    a small elite group

    "it was designed for the discriminating few"

    many another(a), numerous, umpteen, umteen, legion(p), many, some(a), many an(a), many a(a), galore(ip)

  2. fewadjective

    a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `a'; a small but indefinite number

    "a few weeks ago"; "a few more wagons than usual"; "an invalid's pleasures are few and far between"; "few roses were still blooming"; "few women have led troops in battle"

    many an(a), numerous, many a(a), umteen, some(a), legion(p), galore(ip), umpteen, many, many another(a)

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fewadjective

    not many, small in number, hardly any, scarcely any

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  1. Grayson Murray:

    I don't know what it is but I like those few holes, to my eye they can be a little intimidating but I kind of embrace it.

  2. State John Kerry:

    Just this morning, I woke to the news that we had lost two local employees in Peshawar who worked with our consulate there who were going out on a effort to eradicate narcotics fields, an IED exploded and several were lost; a few of the soldiers who were there to guard them also.

  3. Tiffany Carol Fintel:

    When I arrived at the shelter to discover 15 cats, Jean said to load as many as we could fit, if there had been pigs or even a duck she would have told me to take them too lol. The cats are settling in and we have a few cat rescues stepping up to help with them.

  4. Jozef Paczynski:

    He was a man of very few words, and he would never actually hit a prisoner.

  5. Damian Collins:

    The chickens are finally coming home to roost and this sounds like a hugely significant development for FIFA, it proves that Sepp Blatter's promises over the last few years to look into corruption at FIFA have not materialised and because he has totally failed to do this, it has been left to an outside law enforcement agency to do the job and take action.

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