Übersetzung von “few” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


quantifier uk /fjuː/ us /fju/
a few

A2 some, or a small number of

unos cuantos
I’m only here for a few days.
I’ve met a few of her friends.
quite a few

A2 quite a large number of

Quite a few people have had the same problem.

B1 not many, or only a small number of

Very few people can afford to pay those prices.
few and far between

not happening or existing very often

Opportunities like this are few and far between.

(Übersetzung von “few” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


adjective, pronoun /fjuː/

not many; a very small number of

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

a small number (emphasizing that there are indeed some)

There are a few books in this library about geology
We have only a few left.
few and far between

very few

poquísimos, contadísimos, muy escasos
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-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)