- To increase or make as great as possible.
- To find the largest value of (a function).
- To make as great as possible; raise or increase to the highest degree. Also spelled <internalXref urlencoded="maximise">maximise</internalXref>.
- To increase to the highest degree.
- to make as large as possible
- to expand (a <xref>window</xref>) to fill the main display area
- make as big or large as possible
- make the most of