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finger-pointing

noun [U] uk   /ˈfɪŋ.ɡəˌpɔɪn.tɪŋ/  us   /-ɡɚˌpɔɪn.t̬ɪŋ/
a situation in which someone is blamed for something that goes wrong: There's the usual finger-pointing when mistakes are made.
Translations of “finger-pointing”
in Chinese (Traditional) (對某人的)指責,責難…
in Chinese (Simplified) (对某人的)指摘,责难…
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