Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

rightsize

[rahyt-sahyz]
verb (used with object), right·sized, right·siz·ing.
  1. to adjust to an appropriate size: Layoffs will be necessary to rightsize our workforce.
Show More

Origin of rightsize

First recorded in 1985–90
Can be confuseddownsize fire lay off rightsize terminate
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for rightsize

Contemporary Examples of rightsize


British Dictionary definitions for rightsize

rightsize

verb
  1. to restructure (an organization) to cut costs and improve effectiveness without ruthlessly downsizing
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012