Which one is correct?
"Detailed answers" or "detail answers"?

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Detailed answers

This phrase is correct and commonly used in English.

Use 'detailed answers' when you want to refer to answers that provide a lot of specific information or explanations.


  • I appreciate your detailed answers to my questions.
  • The report included detailed answers to all the issues raised.
  • She always gives very detailed answers during interviews.


  • comprehensive answers
  • thorough answers
  • in-depth answers
  • elaborate answers
  • exhaustive answers

detail answers

This phrase is incorrect in English. 'Detail' is a noun and cannot directly modify 'answers'.

The correct phrase is 'detailed answers'. 'Detailed' is an adjective that describes the type of answers being provided. 'Detail' is a noun, so it would not be used to modify 'answers' directly.

Last Updated: March 22, 2024

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