Usage examples for stabilize

  1. Fortunately, it was only a flesh wound, but it took us almost an hour to stabilize her." – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  2. This was the first big credit arranged by England or France in the United States and the proceeds were used, in the manner that I have already described, for the purchase of American goods and to stabilize the foreign exchange. – The War After the War by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
  3. I felt my grasp of the tree slipping, but now the mud slide had begun to stabilize – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  4. The actions taken by the Congress at my request helped stabilize the system. – State of the Union Addresses of Jimmy Carter by Jimmy Carter
  5. Two years ago, with bipartisan support that was almost unanimous on both sides of the aisle, we moved to protect the pensions of 8 million working people and to stabilize the pensions of 32 million more. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  6. Eventually, the brain chemistry rebalances itself and serotonin levels stabilize – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  7. This doubtless tended to eliminate cut- throat competition and thus stabilize the industry. – A History of Trade Unionism in the United States by Selig Perlman
  8. There is wide belief that heavy taxation of mineral resources, particularly on the ad valorem basis, retards exploration and prevents the development of the reserves which are necessary to stabilize the mineral industry. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  9. He needed the vibrating air of speech to interpose between his thoughts so as to stabilize a ruminating spiral into self- destructive, non- sensical darkness where there was a risk of losing all that was tangible in himself. – An Apostate: Nawin of Thais by Steven Sills
  10. Could he have simply claimed to have done so in an effort to stabilize his own power? – Warlord of Kor by Terry Gene Carr
  11. The same considerations which tend to stabilize the railroad business, as compared with, say, cotton- growing, apply to the international banker as compared with the banks of a single country or section. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  12. Fourth, revision and extension of the authority to expand production and to stabilize prices, wages, and rents. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  13. Henceforth, I expect that their single purpose shall be to serve the whole Nation by policies designed to stabilize the economy and encourage the free play of our people's genius for individual initiative. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  14. 16 " De- stabilize the latest buzz word flies to the manure heap just kick in the door- those planter's peanuts know the score. – Mascara-Viscera by Paul Cameron Brown
  15. These actions, together with flexible monetary and debt management policies, helped to halt inflation and stabilize the value of the dollar. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  16. That was final proof of the strength of nature to soothe, to clarify, to stabilize the tried and weary and upward- gazing soul. – The Call of the Canyon by Zane Grey
  17. I'll start the gyroscope, and that ought to stabilize us. – Tom Swift and his Undersea Search or, The Treasure on the Floor of the Atlantic by Victor Appleton
  18. Men were aware of the darkness of the days that had fallen on the earth; even when they began to rouse themselves from their lethargy, their thoughts of greatness did not reach forward toward a golden age ahead but harked back " To the glory that was Greece And the grandeur that was Rome," and their intellectual life, instead of being an adventurous search for new truth, was a laborious endeavour to stabilize the truth already formulated in the great days of the early Church. – Christianity and Progress by Harry Emerson Fosdick