Meaning of FEW in English

FEW

adj. 1 hardly or scarcely any, not many, insufficient; infrequent, occasional Few people came to my party He is a man of few words.

n. 2 handful, some, scattering I invited a lot of people, but only a few came

pron. 3 (only) one or two, not many Many apply but few are chosen

Oxford thesaurus English vocab.      Английский словарь Оксфорд тезаурус.