Detail and Report


Detail verb - To assign to a place or position.

Report is a synonym for detail in specify topic. In some cases you can use "Report" instead the word "Detail" as a verb or a noun.

Nearby Words: detailed, detailing


Report verb - To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Usage example: will report the progress of the war effort before a congressional committee on Monday

Detail is a synonym for report in account topic. Sometimes you can use "Detail" instead the word "Report" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as knowledge, communicate, announce.

How words are described

good good detail good report
full full detail full report
special special detail special report
better better detail better report
Other adjectives: brief, accurate, critical, single, entire, real, last.

Common collocations

death detail death report death
story detail story report story
information detail information report information
cards detail cards report cards
Other words: discovery, plans, activities, events, murders, crimes.

Both words in one sentence

  • Go Mad from the Revelation While reading the Warren Commmission report to Joseph, he ignored a crucial detail, and goes crazy when he concludes the Warren Commission was credible.
  • Worst News Judgment Ever By completing his sidequest however, he becomes a better DJ and reporter and will report the news with more detail and confidence while still remaining mostly impartial.
  • Destination Defenestration Then he calls the police to report him, requests an ambulance and describes in gruesome detail the injuries that the burglar has received, then states that the man fell out the window.
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