Definitions for minimise

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word minimise

Princeton's WordNet

  1. understate, minimize, minimise, downplay(verb)

    represent as less significant or important

  2. minimize, minimise(verb)

    make small or insignificant

    "Let's minimize the risk"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. minimise(verb)ˈmɪn ə məl

    to make smaller or less significant

    to minimize the impact of the failing economy; Don't try to minimize the importance of this.

  2. minimiseˈmɪn ə məl

    to make a computer window shrink to its smallest size

    Minimize all windows.

Translations for minimise

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to make as little as possible

to minimize the danger.

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