Definition of Optimize

1. Verb. Make optimal; get the most out of; use best. "Optimize your resources"

Exact synonyms: Optimise
Generic synonyms: Hone, Perfect
Derivative terms: Optimisation, Optimum, Optimization, Optimum



2. Verb. Modify to achieve maximum efficiency in storage capacity or time or cost. "Optimize a computer program"
Exact synonyms: Optimise
Generic synonyms: Modify
Derivative terms: Optimisation, Optimization

3. Verb. Act as an optimist and take a sunny view of the world.
Exact synonyms: Optimise
Generic synonyms: Act, Behave, Do

Definition of Optimize

1. Verb. (originally) (intransitive) To act optimistically or as an optimist. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive) To make (something) optimal. ¹

3. Verb. (transitive) To make (something) more efficient, such as a computer program. ¹

4. Verb. (intransitive) To become optimal. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Optimize

1. to make as perfect, useful, or effective as possible [v -MIZED, -MIZING, -MIZES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Optimize

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Literary usage of Optimize

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1. SAS(R) 9.1 Companion for Windows by SAS Institute (2004)
"Windows Features That optimize Performance Controlling SAS Responsiveness Overview of Controlling SAS Responsiveness You can control the relative ..."

2. SAS(R) 9.1.3 Intelligence Platform:: Application Server Administration Guide by SAS Publishing (2006)
"optimize SAS OLAP Servers SAS Management Console enables you to optimize the query response time of SAS OLAP Servers by controlling these factors: n amount ..."

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