A hiker was mauled to death by a grizzly in Yellowstone this week, the latest in a rash of attacks.
The new Treasury Department designation comes amidst a rash of MS-13–related arrests across the country.
Following a rash of suicides in recent years, the campus took a number of steps to stop such incidents from occurring.
The results of that rash decision, the most dire of which has been the rise of ISIS, are now plain for us to see.
A decade ago a rash of radioactive tumbleweeds blew across the nearby plains.
A sight yet more terrible presently awaited the rash beholder.
It will not be sufficient that the rash counsels of human passion are rejected.
"If we are rash we shall lose the advantage we have gained," said Don Gregorio Lopez.
The retainers of the Khan of Khar implored them not to be so rash.
If Stuyvesant sometimes displayed the rash despotism of a soldier, he was sure to be reproved by his employers.
late 14c., "nimble, quick, vigorous" (early 14c. as a surname), a Scottish and northern word, perhaps from Old English -ræsc (cf. ligræsc "flash of lightning") or one of its Germanic cognates, from Proto-Germanic *raskuz (cf. Middle Low German rasch, Middle Dutch rasc "quick, swift," German rasch "quick, fast"). Related to Old English horsc "quick-witted." Sense of "reckless, impetuous, heedless of consequences" is attested from c.1500. Related: Rashly; rashness.
"eruption of small red spots on skin," 1709, perhaps from French rache "a sore" (Old French rasche "rash, scurf"), from Vulgar Latin *rasicare "to scrape" (also source of Old Provençal rascar, Spanish rascar "to scrape, scratch," Italian raschina "itch"), from Latin rasus "scraped," past participle of radere "to scrape" (see raze). The connecting notion would be of itching. Figurative sense of "any sudden outbreak or proliferation" first recorded 1820.
A skin eruption.