to increase to the greatest possible amount or degree: to look for ways of maximizing profit.
to represent at the highest possible estimate; magnify: He maximized his importance in the program, minimizing the contributions of the other participants.
to make the greatest or fullest use of: Maximize your time by planning ahead.
- Also especially British, max·i·mise .
- max·i·mi·za·tion, max·i·ma·tion, noun
- max·i·miz·er, noun
- maximize , optimize
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How to use maximize in a sentence
With more than 80 million customer calls a month being driven by Google search ads, there’s an enormous opportunity to leverage call analytics to maximize that engagement into conversions.Call analytics: How they can drive down costs and improve search conversions | The Content Studio @ Search Engine Land | August 26, 2020 | Search Engine Land
It was brutalist basketball, concerned less with maximizing efficiency — the word then brought to mind economy of motion, not shot charts — than with deploying advantage as straightforwardly as possible.LeBron And AD Dominate Like Kobe And Shaq. But Can They Win Like The Classic Lakers? | Robert O'Connell | August 24, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
Despite these uncertainties, there are a number of strategies eCommerce advertisers can employ to maximize sales through Q3 and Q4.How to prepare your e-commerce ad strategy for an uncertain Q4 | Sponsored Content: Pacvue | August 17, 2020 | Search Engine Land
Instead, they show reactions from others as asymmetrically positive—there typically is no “dislike” button—or biased toward narrow groups or highly active users to maximize user engagement.The Anonymous Culture Cops of the Internet - Facts So Romantic | Jesse Singal | August 12, 2020 | Nautilus
Co-developed with a team of doctors and experts in biomechanics, vision, and physical therapy, Embody is marketed as a chair that aligns your body, improves blood flow, and maximizes your oxygen intake.Should your next home-office chair be an esports gaming chair? | Anne Quito | July 27, 2020 | Quartz
Supernatural sanctions are supposed to maximise pain with a minimum of effect.The English Utilitarians, Volume II (of 3) | Leslie Stephen
British Dictionary definitions for maximize
(tr) to make as high or great as possible; increase to a maximum
maths to find the maximum of (a function)
- maximization, maximisation or maximation, noun
- maximizer or maximiser, noun
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