rehabilitative

Definitions of rehabilitative
  1. adjective
    helping to restore to good condition
    rehabilitative exercises”
    synonyms: reconstructive
    constructive
    constructing or tending to construct or improve or promote development
  2. adjective
    designed to accomplish rehabilitation
    “"from a penal to a rehabilitative philosophy"- J.B.Costello”
    rehabilitative treatment”
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    Antonyms:
    punitive, punitory
    inflicting punishment
    correctional
    concerned with or providing correction
    penal
    serving as or designed to impose punishment
    penitentiary
    used for punishment or reform of criminals or wrongdoers
    relatiative, retaliatory, retributive, retributory, vindicatory
    of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
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