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Revenue (Narrative) (Details)

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Revenue (Narrative) (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Millions
3 Months Ended 6 Months Ended
Jul. 31, 2021
Aug. 01, 2020
Jul. 31, 2021
Aug. 01, 2020
Feb. 27, 2021
Jan. 30, 2021
Macy's sales to total Company sales 88.00% 89.00% 88.00% 88.00%    
Percentage of digital sales 32.00% 54.00% 34.00% 49.00%    
Contract with Customer, Refund Liability $ 196 $ 140 $ 196 $ 140   $ 159
Contract with Customer, Right to Recover Product 115 114 115 114   103
Contract with Customer, Liability, Current $ 547 $ 675 $ 547 $ 675   $ 616
Minimum [Member]            
Sales decrease benchmark percentage     34.00%      
Sales decrease percentage         34.00%