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Part of Speech: superlative
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1. Not many; small, limited, or confined in number; - indicating a small portion of units or individuals constituing a whole; often, by ellipsis of a noun, a few people.
Examples of usage:
  • I saw few people on the way. - "Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker", S. Weir Mitchell.
  • Now I must go, but I'll be back in a few minutes. - "Concerning Sally", William John Hopkins.
  • He told the story in a few words. - "The White Sister", F. Marion Crawford.
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