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Document and Entity Information
Nov. 20, 2019
Cover [Abstract]  
Entity Registrant Name TJX COMPANIES INC /DE/
Entity Incorporation State Country Code DE
Amendment Flag false
Entity Central Index Key 0000109198
Document Type 8-K
Document Period End Date Nov. 20, 2019
Entity File Number 1-4908
Entity Tax Identification Number 04-2207613
Entity Address, Address Line One 770 Cochituate Road
Entity Address, City or Town Framingham
Entity Address, State or Province MA
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 01701
City Area Code (508)
Local Phone Number 390-1000
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre Commencement Tender Offer false
Pre Commencement Issuer Tender Offer false
Security 12b Title Common Stock, par value $1.00 per share
Trading Symbol TJX
Security Exchange Name NYSE
Entity Emerging Growth Company false