Definitions for "minimize"
Keywords:  taskbar, icon, shrink, corner, button
To reduce to the smallest part or proportion possible; to reduce to a minimum.
To minimize the size or appearance of a window; in some cases this means to hide the window. See also maximize.
A Windows function that allows you to reduce the current window to an icon.
To represent, to oneself or others, as of no importance or minimal importance or effect; to belittle or disarage.
represent as less significant or important
belittle; "Don't belittle his influence"
Keywords:  insignificant, let, risk, small
make small or insignificant; "Let's minimize the risk"