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synonyms for minimized

  • curtail
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • downplay
  • lessen
  • play down
  • reduce
  • underestimate
  • abbreviate
  • attenuate
  • belittle
  • cheapen
  • decry
  • deprecate
  • depreciate
  • derogate
  • detract
  • discount
  • disparage
  • dwarf
  • knock
  • miniaturize
  • pan
  • pooh-pooh
  • prune
  • shrink
  • underplay
  • cut down to size
  • cut rate
  • knock down
  • make light of
  • make little of
  • poor-mouth
  • put down
  • run down
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antonyms for minimized

MOST RELEVANT
  • develop
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • grow
  • increase
  • lengthen
  • prolong
  • raise
  • strengthen
  • approve
  • build up
  • commend
  • compliment
  • exalt
  • laud
  • praise
  • maximize
  • overestimate
  • overrate
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How to use minimized in a sentence

Unfortunately, Hood, in his desire to serve Hunt, not only unduly but absurdly minimized Nelson's relations to the whole affair.
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The first three of these can be minimized or eliminated by care and skill.
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He glorified what was heroic, palliated what was unheroic, and minimized the doubtful aspects of Columbus's character.
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Each possessed the art of controlling trifles; thus troubles were minimized and joys were magnified.
THE HARRIS-INGRAM EXPERIMENTCHARLES E. BOLTON
Dugald's prudence, watchfulness, and untiring industry minimized every stroke; nevertheless, things went steadily to the worse.
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For this reason, Mr. Flower thinks the power of government should be minimized, and the individual left more and more free.
THE ARENAVARIOUS
What was done could be done in his absence, and this fact greatly minimized any risk she was likely to incur.
THE MILLIONAIRE BABYANNA KATHARINE GREEN
The skipper perceived that he was the bearer of unpleasant tidings and diplomatically minimized the importance of his news.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
The physical charms of the cowgirls are minimized and it is only the beauty of Rukmini which is stressed.
THE LOVES OF KRISHNA IN INDIAN PAINTING AND POETRYW. G. ARCHER
The old-fashioned English Radical had regarded all government as a necessary evil, to be minimized as much as possible.
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