Übersetzung von “few” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

few

adjectivefew /fyu/
( a few,) not many
peu de , quelques

There were only a few people there.
Il n'y avait là que quelques personnes.

Few of the birds came back.
Peu d'entre les oiseaux sont revenus.

I'll take a few more if you have any extra.
J'en prendrai quelques uns de plus si vous en avez des supplémentaires.

We had fewer visitors this year.
Nous avons eu moins de visiteurs cette année.
every few
after not many have passed
tous/toutes les deux ou trois

Every few minutes, she would ask the question again.
Toutes les deux ou trois minutes, elle posait à nouveau la question.
( a few,) =some; a reasonable number
quelques

I downloaded a few new songs.
J'ai téléchargé quelques chansons récentes.
quite a few
pas mal de

There were quite a few people at the meeting.
Il y avait pas mal de gens à la réunion.
few and far between
emphasizes sth does not occur frequently or in many places
rares plural

Good teachers are few and far between.
Les bons enseignants sont rares.

few

pronounfew [ fyu ]
( a few ) a small number of people or things
peu , quelques uns/unes

There were only a few left.
Il n'en restait que quelques uns.

Very few of my friends left our hometown.
Très peu de mes amis ont quitté notre ville natale.
fewer than
not as many as
moins de

Fewer than 50 people signed the petition.
Moins de 50 personnes ont signé la pétition.

(Übersetzung von “few” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

few

adjective, pronoun /fjuː/

not many; a very small number of

peu (nombreux)
every few minutes (= very frequently)
Such opportunities are few.
a few

a small number (emphasizing that there are indeed some)

quelques (-un(e)s)
There are a few books in this library about geology
We have only a few left.
few and far between

very few

rare
Interesting jobs are few and far between.
few means ‘not many’. a few means ‘some’.see also less.

(Übersetzung von “few” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)