DDL Commands (by Category)

DESCRIBE <object>

Describes the details for the specified object.

DESCRIBE can be abbreviated to DESC.

See also:
CREATE <object> , SHOW <objects>


DESC[RIBE] <object_type> <object_name>

For specific syntax, usage notes, and examples, see:

Session/Query Operations:

Account Objects:

Database Objects:

Usage Notes

  • To post-process the output of this command, you can use the RESULT_SCAN function, which treats the output as a table that can be queried.