Simple Definition of rehab
: a program for helping people who have problems with drugs, alcohol, etc.
: the process of helping someone (such as an injured patient or a drug user) to become healthy again : the process of rehabilitating someone
Examples of rehab in a sentence
The rehab for his leg injury is going well.
<the accident victim had to undergo months of rehab before she could walk again>
Origin and Etymology of rehab
short for rehabilitation or rehabilitate
First Known Use: 1941
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