Synonyms for optimum

Synonyms for (noun) optimum

Synonyms: optimum

Definition: most favorable conditions or greatest degree or amount possible under given circumstances

Similar words: good, goodness

Definition: that which is pleasing or valuable or useful

Usage: weigh the good against the bad; among the highest goods of all are happiness and self-realization

Synonyms for (adj) optimum

Synonyms: optimal, optimum

Definition: most desirable possible under a restriction expressed or implied

Usage: an optimum return on capital; optimal concentration of a drug

Similar words: best

Definition: (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities

Usage: the best film of the year; the best solution; the best time for planting; wore his best suit

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