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1. few

adjective. ['ˈfjuː'] a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `a'; a small but indefinite number.

Synonyms

  • fewer
  • numerousness
  • a couple of
  • some
  • hardly a
  • multiplicity
  • a few

Antonyms

  • no
  • many
  • more
  • little

Etymology

  • fewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Example sentences of the word a-few


1. Noun Phrase
Unlike deeply injected permanent tattoos, the temporary surface injections fade in a few weeks.

2. Noun Phrase
You can also create a few wedding themed games of your own.

3. Noun Phrase
Set your hands directly under your shoulders and scoot them each a few inches to the sides.

4. Noun Phrase
Dig a small hole a few inches into the ground soil.

2. few

noun. ['ˈfjuː'] a small elite group.

Synonyms

  • elite group

Antonyms

  • unselected
  • altogether

Etymology

  • fewe (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • feaw (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. A

noun. a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation.

Synonyms

  • micromicron
  • micromillimeter
  • millimicron
  • picometer
  • nanometer
  • metric linear unit
  • micromillimetre
  • picometre
  • nanometre
  • angstrom unit
  • angstrom

4. A

noun. the 1st letter of the Roman alphabet.

Synonyms

  • a
  • letter of the alphabet
  • alphabetic character
  • Latin alphabet
  • Roman alphabet

Antonyms

  • legitimate
  • right
  • superior

5. A

noun. the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites.

Synonyms

  • milliampere
  • abampere
  • mA
  • abamp
  • current unit
  • amp

6. A

noun. one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose).

Synonyms

  • deoxyadenosine monophosphate
  • nucleotide

7. a

noun. ['ə, ˈeɪ'] the 1st letter of the Roman alphabet.

Synonyms

  • A
  • letter of the alphabet
  • alphabetic character
  • Latin alphabet
  • Roman alphabet

Etymology

  • a (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. A

noun. the blood group whose red cells carry the A antigen.

Synonyms

  • blood type
  • type A
  • blood group

Antonyms

  • exon
  • outfield
  • noble
  • incidental

9. A

noun. any of several fat-soluble vitamins essential for normal vision; prevents night blindness or inflammation or dryness of the eyes.

Synonyms

  • fat-soluble vitamin
  • antiophthalmic factor
  • dehydroretinol
  • vitamin A1
  • axerophthol
  • retinol
  • vitamin A2

10. A

noun. (biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with thymine in DNA and with uracil in RNA.

Synonyms

  • purine
  • DNA
  • deoxyribonucleic acid
  • RNA
  • ribonucleic acid
  • desoxyribonucleic acid
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