the/a chosen few

Definition of the/a chosen few

:a small number of selected people
  • Only the/a chosen few will get to go on the trip.

Word by Word Definitions

chosen play
  1. : one who is the object of choice or of divine favor : an elect person

  1. : elect

  2. : selected or marked for favor or special privilege

few play
  1. : not many persons or things

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

  2. : at least some but indeterminately small in number

  1. : a small number of units or individuals

  2. : a special limited number


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