Details vs Contents - What's the difference?

details | contents |


As verbs the difference between details and contents

is that details is (detail) while contents is (content).

As nouns the difference between details and contents

is that details is while contents is .

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

details

English

Verb

(head)
  • (detail)
  • Noun

    (head)
  • Synonyms

    * brass tacks * low-level * nitty-gritty * nuts and bolts ----

    contents

    English

    Noun

    (head)
  • (usually plural) That which is contained.
  • It is not covered in your homeowner's policy. You need contents insurance.
    The contents of the cup had a familiar aroma.
  • * {{quote-book, year=2006, author=
  • , title=Internal Combustion , chapter=1 citation , passage=Blast after blast, fiery outbreak after fiery outbreak, like a flaming barrage from within,
  • (pluralonly) A table of contents, a list of chapters, etc. in a book, and the page numbers on which they start.
  • I always start a book by reading the dustjacket and the contents before I really dig in to the content itself.

    Verb

    (head)
  • (content)
  • English pluralia tantum ----