Synonyms for Minimum:
few, insufficient, little, minimal, miserly, negligible, niggardly, scanty, scarce, sparse, spotty.
•least, lowest (adjective)
littlest, minimal, smallest, merest, tiniest.
n.barely, mere, only, scant, slight. big, group, littlest, minority, scattering, hairsbreadth, one or two. •fewness (noun)
dearth, fewness, handful, insufficiency, paucity, scarcity, smattering, sprinkling.
•lowest amount (noun)
bottom, least, lowest.
borderline, bottom, least, lower limit, lowest, marginal, minimal, negligible, nominal, smallest, stripped, stripped-down, token, tokenish.
littlest, mere, scant, scattering. barely, least. only. minority. group. •Other relevant words:
borderline, bottom, group, least, littlest, lower limit, lowest, marginal, mere, minority, nominal, scant, smallest, stripped, stripped-down, token, tokenish, merest, tiniest.
Usage examples for minimum
This headland terminated in a small, rock- rimmed plateau, perhaps three acres in extent, and was so situated as to be practically impregnable against the attack of an ordinary force; the rim- rocks forming a natural barricade which reduced the necessity for artificial fortification to a minimum – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx