Last weekend politicians in Madrid and Brussels moved to try to stabilize Spain before the Greek elections.
After all, if the program were to help borrowers, there was a horrible chance it might stabilize the housing market.
How would such a peace end the violence in Syria or stabilize the new government of Libya?
stabilize sta·bi·lize (stā'bə-līz')
v. sta·bi·lized, sta·bi·liz·ing, sta·bi·liz·es
To bring to or reach a stable or steadfast state.