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A few days later, Bush replied, “We will uphold the law in Florida.”

Like many Americans—but few Republican presidential candidates—the former Florida governor has evolved on the issue.

Sputtering, I manage a few “hut-hut-huts” with the other students.

We do see that a few European countries have them on the books: Germany, Poland, Italy, Ireland, a couple more.

So it might be me projecting my desires onto Archer to want to just get away from work for a few weeks.

And she would be wearing some of the jewels with the white dress—just a few, not many, of course.

But I hope at least to play to him a few times, and what is more important, to hear him play repeatedly.

So after a few minutes I remarked to him, "Everything tastes very sweet out of this spoon!"

Drowned every few seconds by our tremendous salvoes, this more nervous noise crept back insistently into our ears in the interval.

Few people, I think, realize that, and fewer still realize the reasonable consequences of that.


On this page you'll find 82 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to few, such as: lean, less, middling, minor, minority, and minute.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.