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He didn’t get the defenses wrong or mix up formations or blame players for mistakes that weren’t their fault.

His cut of the film emphasized love, with John Lodge’s Irish police inspector assuming blame for a shooting that allows Loder’s English captain and Antoinette Cellier’s Maureen to have a future together.

From Ozy

Coaches get an outsized amount of credit and blame for outcomes most of the time, and at the Power Five level, it’s something they’re well-compensated for.

Money watchAs defeats in key Senate races mounted this week, Democrats cast around for blame and began to ask whether something they'd considered to be a strength turned out to be a waste of time.

When it comes to the markets or economy, Presidents get far too much blame when things go poorly and far too much credit when things go well.

From Fortune

Now, she says, her coworkers are actively pranking each other and blaming it on the ghost.

Lily Allen explained away the poor sales and ho-hum critical reception to Sheezus by…basically blaming other people.

Question their actions or motives and you are “victim shaming” and “victim blaming.”

And, as noted with victim blaming, this undermines men as thinking, rational, conscious beings.

Mary Williams filed an appeal to the IRS in tax court last year, blaming her “controlling, abusive” husband for the problem.

No more, mother; it's a bad business, and I can hardly avoid blaming myself in the matter; I don't want to dwell upon it.

His message was still undelivered; and in vain he sought to content himself by blaming the world for this.

She was furious at the squire and Witham for blaming us, and thankful enough when Jack got us out of it.

But you cant help how your hair grows, so Im not blaming Maitland, and it was better gone.

What he lived by was the breath of ambition; he dreamed of revenge while blaming himself for yielding to so shallow a feeling.


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On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to blaming, such as: criticize, attribute, denounce, chide, charge, and indict.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.