Translation of detail in Spanish:
- 1 countable 1.1 (particular) identical in every detailidéntico hasta en el más mínimo detallehe asked for further detailspidió más información or información más detalladaExample sentences1.2 (embellishment)
- Detectives established addresses and other details and passed the information to British authorities.
- Several have been swiped recently by crooks hoping to glean banking details and personal information.
- Some of the papers contained highly sensitive details of informers and information supplied to Special Branch.
Example sentences1.3 (insignificant matter)
- But Gluck says his favorite feature is the decorative detail along the top rim of the building.
- Georgian homes are similar to Colonials, but feature richer details and ornamentation.
- The work featured medium shapes, smaller shapes and finally, decorative details.
Example sentences1.4 (Art)
- Melville House was Fife's first mansion styled symmetrically with classical detail.
- Its monumental scale, classical detail and rational, ordered planning were hallmarks of the style.
- On the other hand, the depth and detail of the featurettes would complement a minor masterpiece.
- Not only are the small details now significantly more vivid, but the overall levels have been adjusted as well.
- Evidently about what it is to that reporter's editor - a detail too minor to warrant correction.
- In a piece written for the New York Review of Books, James Fenton pulls Bizot up for a couple of factual mistakes, but these seem to me to be minor details.
- Community art initiatives in South Africa tend to always follow the cliché of painting murals or producing mosaic details.
- Update I'm adding larger images of details of the pictures.
- The catalog entries on icons are richly illustrated, including details of the larger panels.
- 2 uncountable (minutiae)detalles (masculine plural)he has an eye for detailes muy detallista or minucioso or meticulosothere's no need to go into detailno es necesario entrar en detalles or pormenoreshe went into great detaillo contó con todos los detalles or pormenoresto describe/explain something in detail
lo contó con lujo de detalles or [colloquial] con pelos y señalesdescribir/explicar algo detalladamente or minuciosamente
- 3 (Military) 3.1 countable (group)Example sentences3.2 uncountable (duty)to be on cleanup/latrine detail
estar en la cuadrilla de aseo/letrinasExample sentences
- In that same year, he joined the Army MI Branch with a detail to the Infantry.
- He was hurriedly escorted from the area by his security detail and Israeli police.
- Troops should eat, play, train and even pull support details as squads, platoons and companies.
- They are the rights and duties of daily duty detail, inspection commissions, etc.
- I'm not going to stick you on dish detail or cleaning toilets.
- Some troops are on cleanup detail in parts of New Orleans the flood never touched.
- 1 (describe)(plan/similarities)
exponer en detalle
- The files hold thousands of papers which detail information such as full names, National Insurance numbers, salaries, family contact details and job descriptions.
- The needs of the school are vast and due to space restraints this reporter could not detail the full list of over-crowding issues.
- This report is intended to detail the preliminary fieldwork information found during the excavation of Agaparthea.
- 2 (Military) to detail somebody to +
infinitivedestacar a alguiento detail somebody aor para+ infinitive for/ tosomethingthey were detailed for guard dutyfueron destacados para hacer la guardiahe was detailed to another unitlo destacaron or destinaron a otra unidadExample sentences
- The regimental commander could detail additional soldiers if necessary.
- That part of his evidence can never go because otherwise there is no explanation for why he detailed this person.
- Another method of capturing data that has been used successfully in the past is to detail a Soldier to go around with a tabbed folder to unit members.
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