few and far between : Popular Idioms in English

few and far between

To be rare or hard to find

Angela sighed. "Good men are few and far between

News & Articles

  • Rare HR lets Heels advance
    Home runs are few and far between at the College World Series these days, which made Brian Holberton’s first-inning shot all the more important for North Carolina.
    June 19, 2013 - Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
  • Top-seeded Tar Heels eliminate LSU from College World Series
    Home runs are few and far between at the College World Series these days, which made Brian Holberton's first-inning shot all the more important for North Carolina.
    June 19, 2013 - Denver Post
  • North Carolina Ousts Tigers From CWS With 4-2 Win
    Home runs are few and far between at the College World Series these days, which made Brian Holberton's first-inning shot all the more important for North Carolina.
    June 18, 2013 - New York Times