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Definition of rash:

  1. A fine eruption or efflorescence on the body, with little or no elevation.
  2. An inferior kind of silk, or mixture of silk and worsted.
  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. Requiring sudden action; pressing; urgent.
  5. So dry as to fall out of the ear with handling, as corn.
  6. Sudden in action; quick; hasty.
  7. To prepare with haste.
  8. To pull off or pluck violently.
  9. To slash; to hack; to cut; to slice.
  10. Uttered or undertaken with too much haste or too little reflection; as, rash words; rash measures.

Synonyms:

frenzied, blossoming, irrational, skin rash, headlong, florescence, blizzard, adventurous, jumping to conclusions, improvident, inflorescence, madcap, anthesis, indomitable, tenacious, imprudent, flush, determined, insuppressible, unthinking, venturesome, venturous, unconsidered, headstrong, inadvisable, blossom, quixotic, precipitant, rushing in where angels fear to tread, madcap, indiscreet, harum-scarum, reckless, intoxicating, unadvised, hotblooded, heady, wise, sudden, unconsidered, foolhardy, efflorescence, flower, headlong, heyday, without thinking, flowering, temerarious, snowstorm, precipitous, precipitant, furious, ill-advised, premature, bold, careful, immature, judicious, roseola, unwary, prime, overhasty, slapdash, peak, foolish, game to the last, hurried, bloom, harum-scarum, uncalculating, precipitate, devil-may-care, harebrained, aimless, feverish, excited.

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