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Synonyms for blame

hold responsible

attribute to

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  • 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

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The magistrate said criminals must accept their mistakes if they are remorseful but blaming the devil means they have not realised their crime.
Blame represents the world in a particular way and when it ceases to represent it accurately, it is good to cease blaming. Susan Wolf calls this the value of "living in accordance with the facts." (16) It is arguably one of the goods sacrificed by plugging into the Experience Machine.
The CBCP officialbelieves that this necessary change should apply to people in government as well, citing the practices of an administration blaming the previous one and of the people perenially blaming the government for their hardships.
A mark of great leadership is knowing that responsibility is in your control rather than reverting to blaming what's seemingly out of your control.
The simple answer would be to quit playing the blame game all together, but this is easier said than done, and some recent research has figured out the reason why: Blaming is contagious.
Blaming moms for autism is nothing new In the mid-20th century, the concept of the "refrigerator mother" held that mothers' "coldness" and emotional distance caused their children's autism.
Professor Blanchflower added this was a "huge" amount to be blaming on the jubilee.
Here's why I do my best to leave blame alone: because blaming can be the best brain filler ever.
I have been in the Middle East for 15 years, but I haven't seen any Indian cribbing, blaming or demonstrating against the leadership or authorities.
AS WE LEARN MORE ABOUT accidents, the role of the system in which the accident takes place and the imperfect beings that humans are, we are realizing that blaming the person who made the mistake is the biggest mistake.
Another type of blame that is rampant is blaming others.
Paradigms of blaming on this account will be in cases where the blamer has a close personal relationship with the person she blames, and Scanlon focuses on blame in friendships and families.
Blaming creates a definitive "us-them" barrier between the blamer and the blamed (pp.
According to Tilly, there is no reason for blaming blame itself; if it is sometimes purely destructive, it would also be important, in some other cases, to "salute just blame's creative destruction" (p.
(Bill) Klemm has down with writing "Blame Game: How To Win It" is to reveal the hidden personal costs of making excuses and blaming others for the shortcomings (both real and perceived) within our own lives.