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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 ?
Currently, a quarter of Americans blame each president "a great deal" for current economic problems.
If anyone could've been tempted to blame others, it would've been one of the region's most celebrated CEOs who'd made a few very costly blunders - to the tune of billions of dollars.
In conclusion, patients who attributed their CVD diagnoses to past behaviors reported more depressive symptoms at the end of CR, and those who attributed blame to their character reported more cardiac symptoms 18 months later.
If the moral standing to blame were like legal standing in this way, then the father would be unable to blame the son.
Blame the Americans who are too obtuse to believe their own eyes when they view these films and who rationalize these homicides as justified.
And if your neighbourhood's firefighting heroes are picketing the fire station instead of answering 999 calls, blame David Cameron.
Many people who race pigeons blame sparrowhawks for the decline of garden birds.
Blame the government: "[T]he government makes a big deal of obesity but their own definition of eating disorders lags behinds.
While blame and responsibility are intimately linked (i.
SIR - Your article in Country & Farming ("Flying predators being blamed for fall in numbers of other birds", September 27), with a nice photo of a red Kite and the caption "birds such as red Kites are pushing some birds to extinction", is wrong in that it blames red Kites for the demise of woodland birds.
I try hard to eat all blame whenever I've gotten into a scrap with another person.
People blame them for things when they weren't even involved.
WOY'S WOE: Fans feel Hodgson is to blame for their poor show
Unfortunately, we have heard too many organizations scapegoat and blame a person, who is often the last and most junior person in the chain, as the cause of a mishap (Kletz, 2001).
It is as old as time and is one of the first "sins" Adam and Eve committed: The blame game.