Meaning of “rehabilitate” - Learner’s Dictionary

rehabilitate

verb [ T ] uk us /ˌriːhəˈbɪlɪteɪt/

to help someone live a normal life again after they have had a serious illness or been in prison:

a programme to rehabilitate young offenders
rehabilitation uk us /ˌriːhəˌbɪlɪˈteɪʃən/ noun [ U ]

(Definition of “rehabilitate” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)