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Is rash a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word rash is a Scrabble US word. The word rash is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

R1A1S1H4

Is rash a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word rash is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

R1A1S1H4

Is rash a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word rash is a Words With Friends word. The word rash is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

R1A1S1H3

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You can make 15 words from 'rash' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'rash'

RAHS 7RASH 7

3 letters words from 'rash'

AHS 6ARS 3
ASH 6HAS 6
RAH 6RAS 3
SAR 3SHA 6

2 letters words from 'rash'

AH 5AR 2
AS 2HA 5
SH 5 

All 4 letters words made out of rash

rash arsh rsah srah asrh sarh rahs arhs rhas hras ahrs hars rsha srha rhsa hrsa shra hsra ashr sahr ahsr hasr shar hsar

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word rash. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in rash.

Definitions and meaning of rash

rash

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɹæʃ/
  • Rhymes: -æʃ

Etymology 1

From Middle English rash, rasch (hasty, headstrong), from Old English *ræsc ("rash"; found in derivatives: ræscan (to move rapidly, flicker, flash, quiver, glitter), ræscettan (to crackle, sparkle), etc.), from Proto-Germanic *raskaz, *raskuz, *raþskaz, *raþskuz (rash, rapid), from Proto-Indo-European *ret- (to run, roll). Cognate with Dutch rasch, ras (rash, snell), Middle Low German rasch (rash), German rasch (rash, swift), Swedish rask (brisk, quick, rash), Icelandic röskur (strong, vigorous).

Adjective

rash (comparative rasher, superlative rashest)

  1. Acting too quickly without considering the risks and consequences; not careful; hasty.
  2. So dry as to fall out of the ear with handling, as corn.
  3. (obsolete) Requiring sudden action; pressing; urgent.
  4. (obsolete) Fast-acting.
Synonyms
  • brash
  • heady
  • hotheaded
  • impulsive
  • inconsiderate
  • precipitate
Derived terms
  • rashness
Translations
See also
  • prudent
  • reckless

Etymology 2

Likely from Old French rasche (rash, scurf), from Vulgar Latin root *rāsicāre (to scrape), from Latin rāsus (scraped, scratched), from Latin rādō (I scratch, scrape). More at raze/rase.

Noun

rash (plural rashes)

  1. (medicine) An area of reddened, irritated, and inflamed skin.
  2. A surge in problems; a spate, string or trend.
Synonyms
  • (a surge in problems): epidemic
Derived terms
Translations

Verb

rash (third-person singular simple present rashes, present participle rashing, simple past and past participle rashed)

  1. (obsolete) To prepare with haste.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Foxe to this entry?)

Etymology 3

Compare French ras (short-nap cloth), Italian and Spanish raso, satin, or Italian rascia (serge), German Rasch, probably from Arras in France.

Noun

rash (uncountable)

  1. An inferior kind of silk, or mixture of silk and worsted.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of John Donne to this entry?)

Etymology 4

For arace

Verb

rash (third-person singular simple present rashes, present participle rashing, simple past and past participle rashed)

  1. (obsolete) To pull off or pluck violently.
  2. (obsolete) To slash; to hack; to slice.
    • Rashing off helmes, and ryuing plates a sonder,

Further reading

  • rash in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
  • rash in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.
  • “rash” in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press.

Anagrams

  • AHRS, SHRA, Sahr, hars, rahs

Source: wiktionary.org
  • RASE, to demolish.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)