verb (used with object), de·sta·bi·lized, de·sta·bi·liz·ing.
Examples from the Web for destabilize
The lies are just the latest attempt to destabilize a fractured country.Iraqi Insurgents Circulate the Lie That They Killed the Judge in Saddam’s Trial|Michael Newton|June 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I believe that Iranian TV wishes to destabilize my family, who live in a small town.
Now they are in Donetsk region, many paid by Yanukovych, who is still dreaming to destabilize life in Ukraine.
A campaign to destabilize the country has escalated rapidly this year.Up to Speed: What’s Happening to Nigeria’s Kidnapped Girls?|Nina Strochlic|May 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Putin will seek to intimidate, apply pressure and destabilize.Putin Can Take Ukraine Without an Invasion, and Probably Will|Jamie Dettmer|April 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To convince the West of the quality of its wares, China demonstrates its capacity to destabilize in various corners of the world.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin