Words nearby several
Origin of several
Examples from the Web for severals
Severals are of opinion that the night attack could have been made, but I am convinced of the contrary for the following reasons.
All hedges and ditches to be made betwixt 'severals', evidently enclosures as distinguished from common fields.A Short History of English Agriculture|W. H. R. Curtler
But the officers were of different sentiments, as severals of them expressed.
I do not think fit to insert the charm, knowing that severals might be inclined to make an unwarrantable trial of it.
He was an Irish buddy tae, but there were severals converted.St. Cuthbert's|Robert E. Knowles
British Dictionary definitions for severals
- more than a few; an indefinite small numberseveral people objected
- (as pronoun; functioning as plural)several of them know