Definition of "a few" 
- (determiner) Three
- (pronoun) A small number of things
Use "a few" in a sentence
- "“It's my day off, but I can spare a few minutes for Mr. Paragon.”"
- "There was silence for a few moments as Ms. Torrance tried to figure out what had gone wrong with her gate camera, before her voice told me that she'd be right out."
- "After a few seconds some cheesy easy-listening music began to play and the words Crushem Productions presents appeared on the screen, followed by the title, A Bug's Death, and a director's credit for one “Rarvey Hagle.”"