Definitions

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  • A few score: on the order of a small multiple of twenty.

Etymologies

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From few + score.

Examples

  • "I may ask for the use of a fewscore of your armsmen" in service of the Regency.

    The Spellsong War

  • The sorceress has but a fewscore armsmen, and she cannot use levies against the people within Defalk.

    The Spellsong War

  • And she could always call for a fewscore more if she needed them.

    The Spellsong War

  • On the far side of the depression, a fewscore armsmen, mostly on foot, scrambled eastward through the grasslands and along the highway, back toward Mencha.

    The Soprano Sorceress

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