adjective Date: 1740 marked by abundant detail or by thoroughness in treating small items or parts <
the detailed study of history
Synonyms: see circumstantialdetailedly adverbdetailedness noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • detailed — I adjective accounted, accurate, all inclusive, annotated, complete, comprehensive, delineated, described, descriptive, elaborated, enumerated, exact, exhaustive, explicit, full of details, graphic, inclusive, itemized, meticulous, minute,… …   Law dictionary

  • detailed — de*tailed (d[ e]*t[=a]ld ), adj. 1. Developed or executed with care and in minute detail; as, a detailed plan. Syn: elaborate, elaborated. [WordNet 1.5] 2. Containing details; containing subordinate parts as well as more general discussion; of a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • detailed — [dē′tāld΄, di tāld′] adj. marked by careful attention to detail [a detailed plan] …   English World dictionary

  • detailed — || dɪ teɪl / dɪːteɪl adj. itemized, containing details de·tail || diːteɪl n. item; group of soldiers who have been sent on a mission v. list, enumerate, describe, specify; assign, delegate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • detailed — itemized, particularized, *circumstantial, minute, particular Analogous words: *full, complete, replete: copious, abundant (see PLENTIFUL): exhausting or exhaustive (see corresponding verb at DEPLETE) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • detailed — [adj] itemized, particularized abundant, accurate, all inclusive, amplified, at length, blow by blow*, circumstantial, circumstantiated, clocklike, complete, complicated, comprehensive, copious, definite, described, developed, disclosed,… …   New thesaurus

  • detailed — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having many details …   English terms dictionary

  • detailed — de|tailed W2 [ˈdi:teıld US dıˈteıld] adj 1.) containing or including a lot of information or details detailed description/account/analysis etc ▪ a detailed study of crime in Seattle ▪ More detailed information is available on request. 2.) having… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • detailed — adj. VERBS ▪ be, seem ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc. ▪ a very detailed account of the events …   Collocations dictionary

  • detailed — [[t]di͟ːteɪld, AM dɪte͟ɪld[/t]] ♦♦♦ ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A detailed report or plan contains a lot of details. Yesterday s letter contains a detailed account of the decisions... I started drawing up more detailed budgets …   English dictionary

  • Detailed — Detail De tail (d[ e]*t[=a]l ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Detailed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detailing}.] [Cf. F. d[ e]tailler to cut up in pieces, tell in detail. See {Detail}, n.] 1. To relate in particulars; to particularize; to report minutely and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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