Definition of 'chosen few'
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Ken Scanlon emerged and remarked, `Ah, one of the chosen few. THE SCHEME FOR FULL EMPLOYMENT (2003)"We have these little invites made, just for the chosen few. EVERVILLE (2003)Sir Malaroy was the reserved type, trusting his friendship only to a chosen few whom he had known most of his life. NOBLE BEGINNNINGS (2003)
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