What does 'Devil is in the detail' mean?
When people say that the devil in the detail, they mean that small things in plans and schemes that are often overlooked can cause serious problems later on.
- Category: Religion
Idioms similar to 'Devil is in the detail'
- Better the devil you know
- Devil's advocate
- Speak of the devil!
- Let the devil take the hindmost
- Devil may care
- If you lie down with the Devil, you will wake up in hell
- Between the devil and the deep blue sea
- Idle hands are the devil's handiwork
- Devil finds work for idle hands
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