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Adjective: few (fewer,fewest)  fyoo
  1. A small but indefinite number (a quantifier that can be used with countable nouns and is often preceded by 'a')
    "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"
Noun: few  fyoo
  1. A small elite group
    "it was designed for the discriminating few"

Sounds like: ferule, ferr, few, phew, whew

Derived forms: fews, fewest, fewer

See also: a couple of, a few, fewer, hardly a, multiplicity, numerosity, numerousness, some

Type of: elite, √©lite [Brit], elite group

Antonym: many

Encyclopedia: Few