a few

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Determiner
a few

  1. A few is a small number.
    I saw him only a few days ago.
    You'll learn after a few times.
    Those are good. try and get a few more.
    A few of us went out last night.
    "Would you like some?" "Just a few, thanks."
    I've tried to stop smoking quite a few times.

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A few is only used with plural nouns.

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