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  1. rashadjective

    inconsiderate, heady, hotheaded, brash, precipitate, impulsive

  2. rashadjective

    hasty, not careful or considered.

    hotheaded, inconsiderate, heady, impulsive, brash, precipitate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rash, roseola, efflorescence, skin rashnoun

    any red eruption of the skin

    skin rash, roseola, blossom, heyday, flowering, blizzard, flower, bloom, florescence, blossoming, prime, peak, efflorescence, anthesis, flush, inflorescence

    prudent, timid

  2. rash, blizzardadjective

    a series of unexpected and unpleasant occurrences

    "a rash of bank robberies"; "a blizzard of lawsuits"

    snowstorm, blizzard, roseola, efflorescence, skin rash

    timid, prudent

  3. rashadjective

    imprudently incurring risk

    "do something rash that he will forever repent"- George Meredith

    foolhardy, heady, reckless

    timid, prudent

  4. foolhardy, heady, rash, recklessadjective

    marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences

    "foolhardy enough to try to seize the gun from the hijacker"; "became the fiercest and most reckless of partisans"-Macaulay; "a reckless driver"; "a rash attempt to climb Mount Everest"

    heady, wise, reckless, heedless, judicious, foolhardy, intoxicating

    prudent, timid

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rashadjective

    reckless (in action), headlong, hasty, precipitate, heedless, thoughtless, inconsiderate, indiscreet, impulsive, fool-hardy, hot-headed, hot-brained, hare-brained, without ballast

  2. rashnoun

    (Med.) exanthem, exanthema, eruption, breaking out

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rashadjective

    incautious, precipitate, overhasty, indiscreet, inconsiderate, impulsive, temerarious, madcap, headlong, foolhardy, unwary, reckless

  2. rashnoun

    exanthema, eruption, efflorescence

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. rash

    ICD-9 782.1

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How to use rash in a sentence?

  1. Marcie Kirkup:

    I saw some weeds in the entryway where I worked, so I stopped and pulled six of them out of the ground by the roots, and within 24 hours, I had developed some blisters, by the next morning, my face and nose was swollen, and my face was starting to get a crusty rash on it like a burn.

  2. Beth Tarini:

    She never says scarlet fever. She never says rash.

  3. Seneca:

    It is rash to condemn where you are ignorant.

  4. George S. Patton:

    Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.

  5. The CDC:

    The most common symptoms of Zika are fever are rash, joint pain or conjunctivitis (red eyes). Other symptoms include muscle pain and headache.

Translations for rash

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  • طفح جلديArabic
  • arrauxatCatalan, Valencian
  • zbrklý, vyrážkaCzech
  • voreilig, vorschnell, HautausschlagGerman
  • adelantado, eflorescencia, arrojado, erupción, sarpullido, inconsiderado, impulsivo, precipitadoSpanish
  • کهیرPersian
  • aalto, ihottuma, ajattelematon, varomaton, ekseema, hätäinen, sumaFinnish
  • éruption cutanée, impulsif, irritation, hâtif, éruption, épidémieFrench
  • ruamIndonesian
  • impulsivaIdo
  • precipitoso, affrettato, imprudente, impulsivo, frettolosoItalian
  • 皮疹, ほっしん, 発疹Japanese
  • matauaua, tūtutupo, kōpukupukuMāori
  • uitslag, onbezonnen, huiduitslagDutch
  • utslettNorwegian
  • naʼakǫsNavajo, Navaho
  • wysypka, lawinaPolish
  • imprudente, erupção cutânea, surto, precipitado, erupçãoPortuguese
  • сыпь, вспышка, поспешный, опрометчивыйRussian
  • nepozornýSlovak
  • utbrott, utslag, förhastad, vågSwedish
  • upeleSwahili
  • ผื่นThai
  • خارشUrdu

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