Part of speech:
More than one but fewer than many (said of persons, places, or things); separate or distinct, but not requisitely independent (said of liability); various or differing (said of things). See also joint and several liability.
Not as great in amount or quantity:
Not quite up to full measure
Not plentiful; not sufficient to meet the demand; hard to get
Loosely distributed; strewn:
Infrequently occurring; uncommon:
The definition of negligible is something so small or unimportant that it has no significance.
Situated or placed at rather wide intervals, as in time or space:
A large number of persons or things:
A large amount or great extent.
Not covering a considerable amount of the body:
The definition of numerous is something that has many elements or that is large in number.
Happening from time to time; not constant or regular; occasional
The definition of limited is something or someone with boundaries or restrictions.
Of poor quality or small amount; not full or rich; inadequate
Concise expression; terseness.
Any scarcity or lack
Having the constituent elements small in number and not close together
Find another word for few. In this page you can discover 63 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for few, like: some, several, a couple of, less, scant, fewness, scarce, a-few, scattered, a handful and straggling.