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Definition of Rash

Rash
Rash Rash, v. t. [For arace] 1. To pull off or pluck violently. [Obs.] 2. To slash; to hack; to slice. [Obs.] Rushing of helms and riving plates asunder. --Spenser.
Rash
Rash Rash, n. [OF. rashe an eruption, scurf, F. rache; fr. (assumed) LL. rasicare to scratch, fr. L. radere, rasum, to scrape, scratch, shave. See Rase, and cf. Rascal.] (Med.) A fine eruption or efflorescence on the body, with little or no elevation. Canker rash. See in the Vocabulary. Nettle rash. See Urticaria. Rose rash. See Roseola. Tooth rash. See Red-gum.
Rash
Rash Rash, n. [Cf. F. ras short-nap cloth, It. & Sp. raso satin (cf. Rase); or cf. It. rascia serge, G. rasch, probably fr. Arras in France (cf. Arras).] An inferior kind of silk, or mixture of silk and worsted. [Obs.] --Donne.
Rash
Rash Rash, a. [Compar. Rasher; superl. Rashest.] [Probably of Scand. origin; cf. Dan. & Sw. rask quick, brisk, rash, Icel. r["o]skr vigorous, brave, akin to D. & G. rasch quick, of uncertain origin.] 1. Sudden in action; quick; hasty. [Obs.] ``Strong as aconitum or rash gunpowder.' --Shak. 2. Requiring sudden action; pressing; urgent. [Obs.] I scarce have leisure to salute you, My matter is so rash. --Shak. 3. Esp., overhasty in counsel or action; precipitate; resolving or entering on a project or measure without due deliberation and caution; opposed to prudent; said of persons; as, a rash statesman or commander. 4. Uttered or undertaken with too much haste or too little reflection; as, rash words; rash measures. 5. So dry as to fall out of the ear with handling, as corn. [Prov. Eng.] Syn: Precipitate; headlong; headstrong; foolhardy; hasty; indiscreet; heedless; thoughtless; incautious; careless; inconsiderate; unwary. Usage: Rash, Adventurous, Foolhardy. A man is adventurous who incurs risk or hazard from a love of the arduous and the bold. A man is rash who does it from the mere impulse of his feelings, without counting the cost. A man is foolhardy who throws himself into danger in disregard or defiance of the consequences. Was never known a more adventurous knight. --Dryden. Her rush hand in evil hour Forth reaching to the fruit, she plucked, she eat. --Milton. If any yet to be foolhardy To expose themselves to vain jeopardy; If they come wounded off, and lame, No honors got by such a maim. --Hudibras.
Rash
Rash Rash, v. t. To prepare with haste. [Obs.] --Foxe.

Meaning of Rash from wikipedia

- A rash is a change of the human skin which affects its color, appearance, or texture. A rash may be localized in one part of the body, or affect all the...
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- James Rash (born July 15, 1971) is an American actor, comedian, and filmmaker. He is known for his role as Dean Craig Pelton on the NBC sitcom Community...
- A rash guard, also known as rash vest or rashie, is an athletic shirt made of spandex and nylon or polyester. The name rash guard reflects the fact that...
- throat, fever, headaches, swollen lymph nodes, and a characteristic rash. The rash is red and feels like sandpaper and the tongue may be red and bumpy...
- A maculopa****r rash is a type of rash characterized by a flat, red area on the skin that is covered with small confluent bumps. It may only appear red...
- expanding rash often seen in the early stage of Lyme disease, and can also (but less commonly) be caused by southern tick-****ociated rash illness (STARI)...
- Road rash is a colloquial term for skin injury caused by ab****n with road surfaces, often as a consequence of cycling and motorcycling accidents. It...
- malar rash (from Latin mala ‘jaw, ch****-bone’), also called butterfly rash, is a medical sign consisting of a characteristic form of facial rash. It is...
- Steve Rash is an American film director and producer best known for directing such films as The Buddy Holly Story, Can't Buy Me Love, Queens Logic, Bring...
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