Translation of detail in Spanish:


detalle, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈdiːteɪl//ˈditeɪl//dəˈteɪl/


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    • 1.1(particular)

      detalle masculine
      pormenor masculine
      identical in every detail idéntico hasta en el más mínimo detalle
      • he asked for further details pidió más información / información más detallada
      • Some of the papers contained highly sensitive details of informers and information supplied to Special Branch.
      • Visitors were asked to hand over credit card details and personal information.
      • The site is also verisign approved, which means that clients personal information and credit card details are secure.
      • You can find Ken's web site with all the details and contact information here.
      • Van Straaten said all the Nedcor clients who had phoned him wanted to know whether he had any information about their banking details.
      • Create a notebook to capture all the important household and family informational details.
      • One final tip: don't throw away anything that contains any personal information, especially financial details.
      • The fraudsters then pasted a notice to induce victims to divulge their bank information details.
      • Include basic details like contact information, band members, name of song and the name of the album it comes from.
      • Detectives established addresses and other details and passed the information to British authorities.
      • Controlling availability of personal details of sources/informants is also important.
      • For more resources and useful contact details see the Further Information: 21+ page.
      • The directory gives contact details and various information, including where and when they train.
      • While they would prefer if callers leave their names and contact details, information can be left anonymously.
      • Those interested can glean a bit more information and contact details from their project page at Garage Games.
      • This information matched account details recovered during a search of a flat in Holland where a man was arrested.
      • Several have been swiped recently by crooks hoping to glean banking details and personal information.
      • Benefit claimants would also use the card, which could contain health records, fingerprint information and bank details.
      • The first was basic core information such as contact details and information on the legal areas practiced by the solicitor.
      • Under the new scheme, people will only have to notify the Met of the keyholder details and the information will be collated in one place.

    • 1.2(embellishment)

      detalle masculine
      • But Gluck says his favorite feature is the decorative detail along the top rim of the building.
      • The bride wore a duchess satin gown - by Christiana Cature - with a detached train and bow detail, and a two-tier veil.
      • He is proudly showing off some favourite details in the building he helped design.
      • Actions of current rifles are similar to those of the LSA models with just a few minor design details.
      • Exposed stone is a strong feature of the interior, and no fewer than three walls of the living room are stone, with decorative brick detail around the doors and windows.
      • Georgian homes are similar to Colonials, but feature richer details and ornamentation.
      • A sense of modernism's refined treatment of detail is garnered in the handling of the existing staircases, now glass encased and extruded from the main body of the building.
      • They're easy to slip on thanks to the super - tough Velcro fastening system which adds a hint of detail and stunningly chic style to the otherwise mediocre design.
      • A shared vocabulary of high-tech construction details links the buildings visually.
      • Mosaic panels can be used as a decorative detail within a large area of standard tiles and aluminium tiles are also an option.
      • In almost every case the building's excellent original details have been retained and enhanced.
      • Decorative details include laminate flooring and strategically placed glass bricks to allow the flow of light through the home.
      • While poster art continued to prosper, the ornate details of Art Nouveau vanished.
      • The sparingly used stone classical detail gives distinction to a relatively low-cost brick shell.
      • Refined decorative details were concentrated in the entrance and the eaves of the building with rows of geometric shapes.
      • While the set design has some unrealistic elements to it, the costumes for A Month in the Country feature plenty of period detail.
      • On the other hand, the depth and detail of the featurettes would complement a minor masterpiece.
      • No modern replica would have the intricate 1930s art deco details which can be clearly seen from close up.
      • It's a culture known for its richly ornate details in its decorative arts.
      • I did not bother to look at the beautiful details and decoration, I was so angry and on the verge of tears.
      • The house was one of those imposing two-storey detached properties with brick detail, and I shared the place with five or six other fellas.
      • Here the many details, such as decorative turns, came across with meaning and heartfelt expression.
      • But, questions are being asked on whether the renovation works were in keeping with the architectural detail of the heritage building.
      • Mr. Roney took this to be a typical floor detail at the east and west walls.
      • 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.
      • Firstly, there are some matters of design detail which were never displayed.
      • Her meticulous attention to detail means she also spends considerable time researching pieces before she begins the restoration and she is currently studying the tapestry detail on the seats.
      • One excuse for not reviewing the important details of a new building is being dazzled by the architect.
      • The eaves and soffit detail shown on the latest plan appears to be fairly heavy in its visual impact and I would ask you to give this more consideration.
      • The work featured medium shapes, smaller shapes and finally, decorative details.

    • 1.3(insignificant matter)

      minucia feminine
      detalle (sin importancia) masculine
      • FitzGerald came across as somebody who frets at minor details.
      • Evidently about what it is to that reporter's editor - a detail too minor to warrant correction.
      • We'd all aged a bit, with changes in hairstyles and clothes and a few other minor details.
      • The statesmen who run our fair country can't afford to worry about minor details like that.
      • Not only are the small details now significantly more vivid, but the overall levels have been adjusted as well.
      • I had got to a point where I hadn't learned anything new for ages and I was getting overly upset by minor household details.
      • 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.
      • That way, nobody ever invites me to drone on endlessly about minor details of the Red Centre.
      • There is no point in worrying about these minor details at such important times.
      • I disagree with some of the minor details here and there, but yes we do need reform.
      • Step two: wait a year or two and repeat step one, changing the stars and some minor plot details and call it a sequel.
      • He seemed eager to run out the clock as he filled time with digressions and minor details.
      • Some minor details have yet to be completed, i.e. heating, phone lines and furnishings.
      • All those are minor details, when it comes down to the question of where this country should be going, in the big picture.
      • The details of the process, which I have got right in essentials but wrong in some fairly minor details, are here.
      • These are some minor details Mr. Langer must have forgotten in his interview.
      • I think we are all slowly winding down into holiday mode and worrying less and less about the minor details.
      • This may seem like a minor detail, until you realize the gaffe.
      • But such minor details do not stop anyone with an agenda from plucking figures out of thin air and claiming they prove a point.
      • Just a minor detail: it means I have to keep writing letters to parents implying that I'm there to meet their every need when actually I'm out of there on Jan 30th.

    • 1.4Art

      detalle masculine
      • The catalog entries on icons are richly illustrated, including details of the larger panels.
      • Community art initiatives in South Africa tend to always follow the cliché of painting murals or producing mosaic details.
      • Figure 11.2 expands the detail to illustrate the significance of the overlaps.
      • I took snapshots of individual works and of details and became madly obsessed with the paintings.
      • This photo is a detail from a stained glass window painted by Chagall.
      • Update I'm adding larger images of details of the pictures.
      • The tondo of the collage is a photograph, but only apparently a photograph of a detail from Delvaux's Aurore.
      • We see that the invitation images are details of works that play unnervingly with space.

  • 2

    (masculine plural) detalles
    he has an eye for detail es muy detallista / minucioso / meticuloso
    • there's no need to go into detail no es necesario entrar en detalles / pormenores
    • he went into great detail lo contó con lujo de detalles / con pelos y señales
    • to describe/explain sth in detail describir/explicar algo detalladamente / minuciosamente
  • 3

    • 3.1(group)

      destacamento masculine
      cuadrilla feminine
      • On Friday the State Department confirmed the use of a private security detail managed by officers of its Diplomatic Security Service.
      • Other predominantly male camps, such as Buchenwald, included female labour details employed on munitions work.
      • At the main table the rest of the Bright Eyes sat with the bridge crew, mechanics and technicians, and the small security detail assigned to the ship.
      • In that same year, he joined the Army MI Branch with a detail to the Infantry.
      • That, he says, as his special branch detail outpace the Big Banana battlebus through Corstorphine traffic, could be a good sign.
      • The tubby, middle-aged sergeant in charge of the gate detail scarcely bothered to look up at their approach.
      • 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.
      • Hank Grotowski is a corrections officer heading the death row detail of a southern U.S. penitentiary.
      • At gunnery, they are gate guards and amino detail.
      • Then two Hummers pulled up and discharged the no-nonsense secret service detail.
      • She was very composed while he thanked the flight crew and the security detail.
      • After an enemy work detail enters the tunnel, the patrol blows up the entrance.
      • After proceeding outside, team advanced upon Moloctan guard detail on duty around shuttle craft.
      • He had assigned an enormous security detail to guard the Queen but he still wanted to watch her himself.

    • 3.2(duty)

      to be on cleanup/latrine detail estar en la cuadrilla de aseo/letrinas
      • The quantitative correlation of special-purpose details in alert crews also changed.
      • Mr. Naess testified that his specific assignment in the work detail was ‘clean up’.
      • In addition to that commitment, medics worked with civil ambulance on first aid tasks along with a range of other personnel working on rear detail support functions.
      • I'm not going to stick you on dish detail or cleaning toilets.
      • They are the rights and duties of daily duty detail, inspection commissions, etc.
      • Some troops are on cleanup detail in parts of New Orleans the flood never touched.
      • Gould recently completed a 3-year detail to the Director of Operational Test and Evaluation Live Fire Office.
      • He took stock of the small contingent assigned the unpleasant task of burial detail.
      • In the wake of this, I wonder who he is going to give toilet detail to.

transitive verb

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    (plan/similarities) exponer en detalle
    (plan/similarities) detallar
  • 2

    to detail sb to + inf destacar a algn a / para + inf
    • to detail sb for / to sth
    • they were detailed for guard duty fueron destacados para hacer la guardia
    • he was detailed to another unit lo destacaron / destinaron a otra unidad