Meaning of FEW in English


Function: adjective

Date: before 12th century

1 : consisting of or amounting to only a small number <one of our few pleasures>

2 : at least some but indeterminately small in number ― used with a <caught a few fish>

– few · ness noun

– few and far between : few in number and infrequently met : RARE

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.