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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (fact)
a. detail
Me gustaría saber todos los detalles de lo que sucedió.I would like to know all the details of what happened.
2. (present)
a. little gift
Les compré a todas las compañeras del trabajo un detalle en Jamaica.I bought a little gift in Jamaica for all my coworkers.
b. little something
Gracias, Marcela. Eres muy amable. - De nada; es solo un detalle.Thanks, Marcela. That's very kind of you. - You're welcome! It's just a little something.
3. (courtesy)
a. nice gesture
El ramo de flores fue un detalle muy bonito.The bouquet of flowers was a very nice gesture.
4. (decoration)
a. trimming
Lisa se puso un vestido de seda con detalles en encaje.Lisa was wearing a silk dress with trimmings in lace.
b. detail
En la foto puedes ver los detalles de las columnas con mosaicos de flores.In the picture you can see the flower mosaic details of the columns.
5. (economics)
a. statement
Si desea ver el detalle de su factura, puede hacerlo en la página web de la empresa.If you wish to see your bill statement, you can do it through our company's web page.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (pormenor, rasgo)
a. detail
con detallein detail
dar detallesto give details
entrar en detallesto go into detail
para más detalles, llame al teléfono…for more information, call…
2. (obsequio)
a. gift
te he traído un detalleI've brought you a little present o a little something
3. (atención)
a. nice gesture o thought
¡pero qué detalle ha tenido!what a nice gesture!, how thoughtful of him/her!
tener un detalle (con alguien)to be considerate (to somebody)
es todo un detallehow courteous o considerate
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1 (pormenor) detail
al detalle in detail
con todo detalle con todos los detalles in full detail
para más detalles vea ... for further details see ...; hasta en sus menores detalles down to the last detail; no pierde detalle he doesn't miss a trick; me observaba sin perder detalle he watched my every move
2 (atención) nice gesture
¡qué detalle! what a nice gesture; how thoughtful!; tiene muchos detalles he is very considerate o thoughtful; lo que importa es el detalle it's the thought that counts; es el primer detalle que te veo en mucho tiempo it's the first sign of consideration I've had from you in a long time
3 (regalo) small gift
4 (Com)
al detalle retail; vender al detalle to retail; comercio al detalle retail trade
5 (Economía) (estado de cuenta) statement; (factura) bill
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