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Associations of "Few" (30 Words)
|about||Slightly 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.
|approximately||Imprecise but fairly close to correct.|
Lasted approximately an hour.
|around||All around or on all sides.|
Weighs around a hundred pounds.
|equidistant||The same distance apart at every point.|
The line joins together all points which are equidistant from the two axes.
|half||To the extent of half.|
Half a loaf.
|handful||The quantity that can be held in the hand.|
A small handful of fresh coriander.
|iota||The ninth star in a constellation.|
Nothing she said seemed to make an iota of difference.
|least||Used in names of very small animals and plants e g least shrew.|
He has the least talent of anyone.
|less||Used to form the comparative of some adjectives and adverbs.|
Of less importance.
|little||Informal small and of little importance.|
Gave it little thought.
|marginal||Relating to water adjacent to the land’s edge or coast.|
Water lilies and marginal aquatics.
|mini||Denoting a miniature version of something.|
A mini dress.
|minimal||(of a pair of forms) distinguished by only one feature.|
Production costs are minimal.
|minimum||The smallest possible quantity.|
|nearly||Very close to; almost.|
In the absence of anyone more nearly related I was designated next of kin.
|negligible||Not worth considering.|
He said that the risks were negligible.
|partially||In part; in some degree; not wholly.|
The work partially fulfills the function of a historical memoir.
The place was practically empty.
|rarefaction||Reduction in the density of something, especially air or a gas.|
A series of rarefactions and compactions.
|rather||More readily or willingly.|
He s rather an unpleasant man.
|roughly||With roughness or violence rough is an informal variant for roughly.|
People were crouching over roughly built brick fireplaces.
|several||Of an indefinite number more than 2 or 3 but not many.|
Several letters came in the mail.
|slight||An 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.
|smattering||A small amount of something.|
A smattering of snow.
|some||To some extent quite a lot.|
They were here for some weeks.
|soupcon||A slight but appreciable amount.|
|trifle||A small amount of something.|
We will not trifle life is too short.
When I was just a wee bairn.