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  • as incurtail
  • as indiminish
  • as indwarf
  • as inlessen

synonyms for minify

  • cut back
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • downsize
  • halt
  • lessen
  • reduce
  • shorten
  • slash
  • trim
  • abbreviate
  • chop
  • clip
  • contract
  • cramp
  • cut
  • dock
  • lop
  • retrench
  • truncate
  • boil down
  • get to meat
  • pare down
  • put in nutshell
  • roll back

antonyms for minify

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  • develop
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • grow
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • amplify
  • stretch
  • prolong
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How to use minify in a sentence

Local caste, prejudice, interest, and bias warp us and minify our usefulness.
MEMORIAL ADDRESSES ON THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF WILLIAM H. F. LEE (A REPRESENTATIVE FROM VIRGINIA)VARIOUS
I here hesitate before a little adventure which I would not make too much of nor yet minify: it seems to me so gentle and winning.
FAMILIAR SPANISH TRAVELSW. D. HOWELLS
But by no means do I ever overlook or minify the fact that this is one of the most extraordinary experiences of my life.
WHAT IS MAN? AND OTHER STORIESMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
He desires to magnify, not to minify, the importance of these illustrious men.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE EPISTLE TO THE GALATIANSG. G. FINDLAY
Then let us truly magnify Him—not minify, as the theologians do.
WHERE THE BLUE BEGINSCHRISTOPHER MORLEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MINIFY

  • abbreviate
  • boil down
  • chop
  • clip
  • contract
  • cramp
  • cut
  • cut back
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • dock
  • downsize
  • get to meat
  • halt
  • lessen
  • lop
  • minify
  • pare down
  • put in nutshell
  • reduce
  • retrench
  • roll back
  • shorten
  • slash
  • trim
  • truncate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.