rehab

Meaning: place for treating addiction

For example:

  • We really think it's time you went into rehab and dealt with your addiction. The longer you take drugs, the longer it takes to recover.

  • When asked if she was going to rehab, Amy said, "No, no, no!"

Origin: short for "rehabilitation"

Quick Quiz:

Scottie decided to go to rehab because he wanted to

a. make some money

b. learn new skills

c. stop taking drugs

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Contributor: Matt Errey