drawing in several runs - вытяжка в несколько проходов
several layers of paint - несколько слоёв краски
several responsibility - личная ответственность
several of the guests - некоторые гости
He arrived several hours ago. - Он прибыл несколько часов назад.
joint and several guarantee: a legal guarantee undertaken by multiple people in which any one guarantor can be held fully responsible for repaying the whole of the debt despite each guarantor only being partially responsible for that debt
have several irons in the fire: to be involved in many projects, activities, etc