Quotes of several

  1. Pizza Express has been a real godsend for me. I've been working there for several years, six weeks a year. You can go to work every night and play. It's a nice little club. It's just about the right size for me, about 150 people. – Mose Allison
  2. We were fortunate enough to have several good books detailing the camps and the women. Some were by the survivors. I also got to talk to some of the women who had been in the camp, survivors. – Glenn Close
  3. Ataturk sent several Turkish staff officers to Afghanistan, helped them build their own army. – Bulent Ecevit
  4. Playing in front of an audience was just such a turn -on for me, and you have 200 people in the audience and it's like doing live theater. And filming something that goes to millions of people several weeks later, it's an interesting dynamic. – Jenna Elfman
  5. My partner and I are looking at several locations on Park Avenue South and Midtown for a new restaurant space. – Bobby Flay
  6. So I plan to prepare thoroughly and have several outfits waiting in the wings in case of inclement weather. – Lisa Guerrero
  7. Whether Canada ends up as o -ne national government or two national governments or several national governments, or some other kind of arrangement is, quite frankly, secondary in my opinion. – Stephen Harper
  8. All issues are women's issues- and there are several that are just women's business. – Eddie Bernice Johnson
  9. The people are the only legitimate fountain of power, and it is from them that the constitutional charter, under which the several branches of government hold their power, is derived. – James Madison
  10. I was on the Oprah Winfrey Show once. It was a really slow news day for Oprah, and there were several of us on 'cause none of us was sufficiently interesting by his or herself. – Robert B. Parker
  11. I keep a guitar around while writing and will improvise music. I do this for several reasons, such as that it's fun, and sometimes it helps me with the meter. – Jack Prelutsky
  12. Furthermore, the Latin American nuclear -weapon free zone which is now nearing completion has become in several respects an example which, notwithstanding the different characteristics of each region, is rich in inspiration. – Alfonso G. Robles
  13. My family for several generations have been members of the Unitarian Church. – Leverett Saltonstall
  14. For the novice runner, I'd say to give yourself at least 2 months of consistently running several times a week at a conversational pace before deciding whether you want to stick with it. Consistency is the most important aspect of training at this point. – Frank Shorter
  15. The story of my very first sale is the fact that I dreamed up a foolproof paper to cheat an insurance company out of several hundred thousand dollars. – Theodore Sturgeon

Usage examples for several

  1. " I have been in his office several times since we got home. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  2. " Yes, do tell us," cried several – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  3. That should give us several hours. – Wilt Thou Torchy by Sewell Ford
  4. By the way, I wonder what became of Christina's and Munoz's several children. – Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess by Henry W. Fischer
  5. It is nothing of a walk out to Booyseus, and besides, there are several omnibuses in the course of the day. – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford
  6. It was several hours before the boy returned. – Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad by Various
  7. Philippa was silent for several moments. – The Zeppelin's Passenger by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. But we cannot go for several weeks. –  by
  9. He went up and down the room several times, and then came and stood by her side again. – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  10. Several people who haven't been here before are goin'. – The Motor Maid by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
  11. I see several I think." – The Boy Hunters by Captain Mayne Reid
  12. Several men were standing over her chair. – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. " You have several minutes yet," Saunders answered. – The Desired Woman by Will N. Harben
  14. " He has been to see papa several times. – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  15. I've done it for several years. – Ethel Hollister's Second Summer as a Campfire Girl by Irene Elliott Benson
  16. But you have been engaged several years, haven't you, Mary? – The Story of Antony Grace by George Manville Fenn
  17. Several said " How true- how true indeed!" – Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson
  18. 183 Author several vols. – A Brief Handbook of English Authors by Oscar Fay Adams
  19. Didn't he tell you that he had a wife and several children? – Yollop by George Barr McCutcheon
  20. And something did happen here in Deptford; in fact, there were several things. – John and Betty's History Visit by Margaret Williamson

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