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Impairment, Restructuring and Other Costs - Narrative (Details)

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Impairment, Restructuring and Other Costs - Narrative (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Millions
3 Months Ended 6 Months Ended
Jul. 31, 2021
Aug. 01, 2020
Jul. 31, 2021
Aug. 01, 2020
Restructuring Cost And Reserve [Line Items]        
Impairments $ 2 $ 15 $ 20 $ 3,164
Goodwill impairment, COVID-19       3,080
Tangible Asset Impairment, COVID-19       80
Macy's Reporting Unit        
Restructuring Cost And Reserve [Line Items]        
Goodwill impairment, COVID-19       2,982
Bluemercury Reporting Unit        
Restructuring Cost And Reserve [Line Items]        
Goodwill impairment, COVID-19       $ 98