What does optimum mean?

Definitions for optimum
ˈɒp tə məmop·ti·mum

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. optimumadjective

    most favorable conditions or greatest degree or amount possible under given circumstances

  2. optimum, optimaladjective

    most desirable possible under a restriction expressed or implied

    "an optimum return on capital"; "optimal concentration of a drug"

Wiktionary

  1. optimumnoun

    The best or most favorable condition, or the greatest amount or degree possible under specific sets of comparable circumstances.

  2. optimumadjective

    best or most advantageous; surpassing all others

Editors Contribution

  1. optimum

    A perfect level.

    He was at his optimum weight for his height.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 20, 2019  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of optimum in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of optimum in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of optimum in a Sentence

  1. Ralph J. Smith:

    Engineering is the professional art of applying science to the optimum conversion of natural resources to the benefit of man.

  2. The London-listed company:

    The directors of Optimum are of the view that if the supply agreement with Eskom can be renegotiated, there is a reasonable prospect of rescuing Optimum.

  3. Shekhar Saxena:

    Many (rich) countries are devoting enough resources but the utilization of those resources is not optimum. Too many efforts are being made for people who are in-patients in mental hospitals and otherwise in custodial care and too few resources are spent on community care.

  4. Royal Dutch Shell:

    We decided to join forces early on to make optimum use of our strengths in wind farm design, offshore project management, financing and technology, we have substantial offshore expertise in the North Sea (and) ... managing large projects.

  5. Jose Ortega y Gasset:

    Every moment the work that you are doing itself is miraculous ,it gives you optimum satisfaction._____ SRChigari Associate Prof

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