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Translation of detalle in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 2 2.1 (pequeño regalo) See examples: siempre que viene trae algún detalle
    whenever he comes he brings a little gift o a little something
    2.2 (atención, gesto)
    nice ( o thoughtful etc) gesture
    ¡qué detalle! se acordó de mi cumpleaños
    how thoughtful o sweet of her to remember my birthday!
    tuvo el detalle de llamar para ver cómo me había ido
    he phoned to see how I had got on, which was very thoughtful of him
    ¡qué detalle! dejarme una flor en el escritorio
    what a nice touch o gesture, she left me a flower on my desk
    era una persona llena de detalles
    he was full of thoughtful little gestures
Example sentences
  • Todos los detalles del paseo los podrán encontrar en la circular adjunta.
  • Sería interesante que nos brindes más detalles para los curiosos de este blog.
  • Conoció los detalles del proyecto y le solicitamos su respaldo.

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