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Synonyms for pass the buck

verb pass responsibility on to another
  • cop out
  • dodge
  • duck
  • get out of
  • pass on
  • relay
  • slide out of

More words related to pass the buck

blame

verb. accuse; place responsibility

blaming

verb. accuse; place responsibility

elude

verb. avoid; escape

eluded

verb. avoid; escape

equivocate

verb. avoid an issue

hedge

verb. avoid, dodge
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