Associations to the word «Detail»


DETAIL, noun. (countable) Something small enough to escape casual notice.
DETAIL, noun. (uncountable) A profusion of details.
DETAIL, noun. Something considered trivial enough to ignore.
DETAIL, noun. (countable) A person's name, address and other personal information.
DETAIL, noun. (military) A temporary unit or assignment.
DETAIL, noun. A part distinct from the whole.
DETAIL, noun. A narrative which relates minute points; an account which dwells on particulars.
DETAIL, verb. (transitive) to explain in detail
DETAIL, verb. (transitive) (US (?)) to clean carefully (particularly a car) ()
DETAIL, verb. (transitive) (military) to assign to a particular task

Dictionary definition

DETAIL, noun. An isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole; "several of the details are similar"; "a point of information".
DETAIL, noun. A small part that can be considered separately from the whole; "it was perfect in all details".
DETAIL, noun. Extended treatment of particulars; "the essay contained too much detail".
DETAIL, noun. A crew of workers selected for a particular task; "a detail was sent to remove the fallen trees".
DETAIL, noun. A temporary military unit; "the peacekeeping force includes one British contingent".
DETAIL, verb. Provide details for.
DETAIL, verb. Assign to a specific task; "The ambulances were detailed to the fire station".

Wise words

In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Martin Luther King, Jr.