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Definición de “minimize” en inglés


verb [T] ( UK also minimise)     /ˈmɪnɪmaɪz/
to reduce something to the smallest possible level or amount : We rented an office in the cheap part of town to minimize costs . You should spread your investments to minimize the risk of large losses . The airline is trying to minimize the impact of the strike on the public . The safety features aim to prevent or minimize injury in the case of an accident .
to make something seem less important or smaller than it really is: The bank was accused of minimizing the risks and exaggerating the potential gains of the investment . It's important to focus on your strengths and to minimize your weaknesses.
IT to click on the corner of a computer window to reduce it to a small title and hide its contents : You can minimize the virus checker window and let it run in the background . → See also maximize
(Definition of minimize verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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