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Definition 1: become stable or more stable - [verb of change]

Samples where stabilize or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The economy stabilized

Synonyms for stabilize in the sense of this definition

(stabilize is a kind of ...) undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

"She changed completely as she grew older" "The weather changed last night"

(... is a kind of stabilize ) become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style

"He finally settled down"

(... is a kind of stabilize ) make steady

"steady yourself"

Definition 2: make stable and keep from fluctuating or put into an equilibrium - [verb of change]

Samples where stabilize or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The drug stabilized her blood pressure
  • stabilize prices

Synonyms for stabilize in the sense of this definition

(stabilize is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

(... is a kind of stabilize ) stabilize (the price of a commodity or an exchange rate) by legislation or market operations

"The weak currency was pegged to the US Dollar"

Definition 3: support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace - [verb of contact]

Samples where stabilize or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel

Synonyms for stabilize in the sense of this definition

(stabilize is a kind of ...) make strong or stronger

"This exercise will strengthen your upper body" "strengthen the relations between the two countries"

(... is a kind of stabilize ) make steady with a ballast

(... is a kind of stabilize ) steady or support with a guy wire or cable

"The Italians guyed the Tower of Pisa to prevent it from collapsing"

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