Sentence examples for detail from high-quality English sources.

  • Adverbs give extra detail about other words.

  • “Attention to detail, patience and persistence.

  • The music underlined the folly of all that attention to detail.

  • Detail is there for a reason: the detail is the law.

Use detail in a sentence.

  • In a sentence, periscope-zoom lenses can zoom in further before losing clarity and detail.

  • All this Mr Dalle spells out in impressive detail, with a journalist's ear for the telling interview.

  • The 7-megapixel selfie camera is one of the best I’ve tested to date, preserving more skin detail than most rivals.

  • “If you look at the detail in the rhubarb, it’s more crisp, there’s more detail in the colours here,” says Scheinberg.

  • Bridgman’s impulse was to specify every possible detail of his operations, because any detail could make an important difference.

  • The letter billows onward for pages, detail upon detail, before ending with the announcement “I have a TOUCAN— named Uncle Sam in a chauvinistic outburst.”

  • A phonetic transcription may be relatively broad (omitting much of the acoustic detail) or relatively narrow (putting in rather more of the detail), according to the purpose for which it is intended.

  • Most selfie cameras are either soft and lack detail or hard and capture every wrinkle and pore on the face, but the Pixel’s treads that fine line with soft, flattering focus without losing too much detail.

detail sentence examples

  • Well-sorted contrast gives bright images that still retain detail in the brightest parts of the image, so adjust contrast levels until a bright white shirt (for instance) still has crease detail rather than just being a uniformly bright area of the picture.

  • "I absolutely recognise that business will always want as much detail as possible as early as possible and that this is a process where we cannot necessarily provide all the detail that everyone would like on day one," Mr Walker told the Lords EU committee.

  • In a multi-bylined article one of America’s top investigative news outlets has chronicled in leg-crossing detail the apparently extreme difficulty that the Secret Service detail assigned to Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump have had in finding a place to use the toilet.

  • Additionally, if you do not provide an accurate contact detail declaration – or do not update your contact detail form in the limited circumstances where you need to move from the accommodation where you’re self-isolating to another place to continue self-isolating – you can be fined up to £3,200.


  • noun cognition

    - an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole

    Example: several of the details are similar

  • verb communication

    - provide details for

  • verb cognition

    - assign to a specific task

    Example: The ambulances were detailed to the fire station

  • noun relation

    - a small part that can be considered separately from the whole

    Example: it was perfect in all details

  • noun communication

    - extended treatment of particulars

    Example: the essay contained too much detail

  • noun group

    - a crew of workers selected for a particular task

    Example: a detail was sent to remove the fallen trees

  • noun group

    - a temporary military unit

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Use detail in a sentence

On this page, there are 20 sentence examples for detail. They are all from high-quality sources and constantly processed by lengusa's machine learning routines.

    Sentence frequency composition for this page:
  • 3 sentence examples for detail from BBC
  • 2 sentence examples for detail from New York Times
  • 2 sentence examples for detail from Encyclopedia Britannica
  • 2 sentence examples for detail from The New Yorker
  • 4 sentence examples for detail from The Guardian
  • 1 sentence examples for detail from Business Insider
  • 1 sentence examples for detail from The Economist
  • 2 sentence examples for detail from
  • 1 sentence examples for detail from Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
  • 2 sentence examples for detail from Independent
    There are 4 relevant lexical connections:
  • • Relevant word or phrase for detail is point
  • • Relevant word or phrase for detail is item
  • • Relevant word or phrase for detail is particular
  • • Relevant word or phrase for detail is contingent

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