FEW: Synonyms and Related Words. What is Another Word for FEW?

Need another word that means the same as “few”? Find 30 related words for “few” in this overview.

Associations of "Few" (30 Words)

aboutSlightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but.
Wandering about with no place to go.
almost(of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but.
Blues jazz he can play almost anything.
approximatelyImprecise but fairly close to correct.
Lasted approximately an hour.
aroundAll around or on all sides.
Weighs around a hundred pounds.
equidistantThe same distance apart at every point.
The line joins together all points which are equidistant from the two axes.
halfTo the extent of half.
Half a loaf.
handfulThe quantity that can be held in the hand.
A small handful of fresh coriander.
iotaThe ninth star in a constellation.
Nothing she said seemed to make an iota of difference.
leastUsed in names of very small animals and plants e g least shrew.
He has the least talent of anyone.
lessUsed to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs.
Of less importance.
littleInformal small and of little importance.
Gave it little thought.
marginalRelating to water adjacent to the land’s edge or coast.
Water lilies and marginal aquatics.
miniDenoting a miniature version of something.
A mini dress.
minimal(of a pair of forms) distinguished by only one feature.
Production costs are minimal.
minimumThe smallest possible quantity.
Minimum wage.
nearlyVery close to; almost.
In the absence of anyone more nearly related I was designated next of kin.
negligibleNot worth considering.
He said that the risks were negligible.
partiallyIn part; in some degree; not wholly.
The work partially fulfills the function of a historical memoir.
practicallyAlmost; nearly.
The place was practically empty.
rarefactionReduction in the density of something, especially air or a gas.
A series of rarefactions and compactions.
ratherMore readily or willingly.
He s rather an unpleasant man.
roughlyWith roughness or violence rough is an informal variant for roughly.
People were crouching over roughly built brick fireplaces.
severalOf an indefinite number more than 2 or 3 but not many.
Several letters came in the mail.
slightAn insult caused by a failure to show someone proper respect or attention.
A Council determined whether the Fort should be kept or slighted.
slightly(with reference to a person’s build) in a slender way.
They are all slightly different.
smatteringA small amount of something.
A smattering of snow.
someTo some extent quite a lot.
They were here for some weeks.
soupconA slight but appreciable amount.
trifleA small amount of something.
We will not trifle life is too short.
weeVery small.
When I was just a wee bairn.

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