Definition of several :
1. An inclosed or separate place; inclosure.
2. By itself; severally.
3. Consisting of a number more than two, but not very many; divers; sundry; as, several persons were present when the event took place.
4. Diverse; different; various.
5. Each particular taken singly; an item; a detail; an individual.
6. Persons oe objects, more than two, but not very many.
7. Separate; distinct; particular; single.
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few (part of speech: adjective)
various (part of speech: adjective)
plural (part of speech: adjective)
- Several days after, Mrs. Carrington received a letter which she supposed came from Dr. Lacey. - "Tempest and Sunshine", Mary J. Holmes.
- They threw it in this way several times to each other, till at last Jussuf let it fall. - "Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers", Various.
- Yes, we've been down there several times. - "The Plunderer", Roy Norton.