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blame game

noun

a readiness or tendency to assign responsibility for a misdeed

Word Origin

1958

Usage Note

informal

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blame game

noun phrase

The reciprocal process of assigning blame; ritual exchange of accusations: Charles was the clear loser in the royal blame game (1990s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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