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Synonyms for blame

hold responsible

attribute to

Synonyms

  • attribute to
  • credit to
  • assign to
  • put down to
  • ascribe to
  • impute to

Synonyms for blame

to find fault with

to ascribe (a misdeed or an error, for example) to

responsibility for an error or crime

Synonyms for blame

an accusation that you are responsible for some lapse or misdeed

a reproach for some lapse or misdeed

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put or pin the blame on

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harass with constant criticism

attribute responsibility to

expletives used informally as intensifiers

References in periodicals archive ?
'And victim blame continues to make it very difficult for women who are sexually harassed to come forward and get a fair hearing when they do.'
'Why engage in the blame game when you cannot discern quality minds nor fathom a brilliant and workable idea even if it were to come from perceived political opponents?
They are also to blame for Brexit, which is undermining this country's democracy, its unity, its security and its wealth.
But Trump has since worked to shift blame to the Democrats, calling on them to vote to approve funding for the wall.
Both sides are now in a public blame game over who is responsible for the shutdown.
Claim 1: Whether and how we cease to blame depends on a variety of circumstances, not all of which are under our control.
Playing the blame game can be incredibly destructive.
'You cannot support a political party like this, which only knows how to blame the government for everything,' he said.
It's high time that we Africans stopped the blame game of pointing fingers at other people for causing our wide range of debilitating problems--wars, poverty, unemployment, inequality, hunger, disease, squalor--you name it.
-- As Barack Obama's two-term presidency enters its final months, more Americans still blame George W.
As I stepped out of the elevator, I finished his words in my head, "So don't blame her for you being a cruddy boss".
Janoff-Bulman hypothesized that characterological self-blame is maladaptive for adjustment because blame is attributed to one's personality that is presumed to be non-modifiable.
Companies benefit when they publicly accept blame for mistakes and poor performance, according to a new study from the University of Missouri.
Don't blame Mayor Bill de Blasio for the assassinations of two New York City policemen because he warned his biracial son about dealing with the police.
Reading Hillary Clinton's new memoir, Hard Choices, you'd think the blame should be apportioned about equally between the two parties, with a little falling on the administration as well.