[ dih-teyld, dee-teyld ]
/ dɪˈteɪld, ˈdi teɪld /


having many details: a detailed problem.
thorough in the treatment of details; minute: a detailed report.


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Origin of detailed

First recorded in 1730–40; detail + -ed2


2 itemized, particularized; exhaustive, thorough, comprehensive.

OTHER WORDS FROM detailed Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for detailedly

/ (ˈdiːteɪld) /


having many details or giving careful attention to detailsa detailed list of the ingredients required
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