Definition of a good fewchiefly British, informal
- Not all our students go on to university, but a good few of them do.
: of a favorable character or tendency
: bountiful, fertile
: handsome, attractive
: something that is good
: something conforming to the moral order of the universe
: praiseworthy character : goodness
used as an intensive
: not many persons or things
: consisting of or amounting to only a small number
: at least some but indeterminately small in number
: a small number of units or individuals
: a special limited number
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