verb (used with object), op·ti·mized, op·ti·miz·ing.
verb (used without object), op·ti·mized, op·ti·miz·ing.
- optimum dose,
- optimum population,
- option money
Origin of optimize
Examples from the Web for optimised
Several wide tables have been optimised for wide (browser) windows and may not look optimal in narrow windows or other formats.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
1844, "to act as an optimist," back-formation from optimist. Meaning "to make the most of" is first recorded 1857. Related: Optimized; optimizing.