verb (used with object), op·ti·mized, op·ti·miz·ing.
verb (used without object), op·ti·mized, op·ti·miz·ing.
Origin of optimize
Related Words for optimizeadvance, upgrade, develop, improve, help, reform, rise, revamp, increase, lift, progress, better, enhance, correct, revise, raise, amend, hone, polish, augment
Examples from the Web for optimize
Contemporary Examples of optimize
I optimize, automate, and outsource everything in life in order to be more effective.How To Create Your Own User Manual
February 18, 2014
Here are a few tricks to optimize your 140-character experience.7 Genius Twitter Hacks
October 15, 2013
Musk notes that careful planning would be needed to optimize the route to avoid sharp bends.Good Hyperloop News: G-forces Won't Crush You
August 14, 2013
Fadell says that the Nest can only optimize temperature control.How the Nest Thermostat Could Save the Planet
July 25, 2013
Meanwhile, you must minimize and modernize your current digs to optimize your existing quality of life.The Stars Predict Your Week
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September 10, 2011
Historical Examples of optimize
They were developed by humans seeking to optimize their activity.
Phonetic writing, the development of the effort to optimize writing, better imitated oral language.
Indeed, whether human beings hunt or present personal experiences to others, they attempt to optimize their efforts.
But the real challenge is to figure out ways to optimize the relation between what is possible and what is necessary.
They will share resources and use communication means to optimize their work.
1844, "to act as an optimist," back-formation from optimist. Meaning "to make the most of" is first recorded 1857. Related: Optimized; optimizing.