have a few

variants: or

have a few too many

Definition of have a few


  1. :  to have too many alcoholic drinks We could tell from his slurred speech that he'd had a few. It looks like she had a few too many.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  not many persons or things

  1. :  consisting of or amounting to only a small number

  1. :  a small number of units or individuals

    :  a special limited number

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to criticize severely

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