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Spanish translation of “minimum”


adjective /ˈminiməm/
smallest or lowest ( possible , obtained , recorded etc)
What was the minimum temperature last night ?
minimal adjective very small indeed
minimal expense .
minimize verb ( (also minimiseBritish)) to make as little as possible
reducir al mínimo , minimizar
Our aim is to minimize the danger as far as possible .
to cause to seem little or unimportant
minimizar , quitar importancia
He minimized the help he had received .
(Definition of minimum from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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