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scapegoat

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈskeɪp.ɡəʊt/ US  /-ɡoʊt/
a person who is blamed for something that someone else has done
替罪羊;代人受过的人
The captain was made a scapegoat for the team's failure.
队长成了球队失利的替罪羊。
Blaming and accusing
Translations of “scapegoat”
in Spanish cabeza de turco, chivo expiatorio…
in French bouc émissaire…
in German der Sündenbock…
in Chinese (Traditional) 代罪羔羊, 代人受過的人…
in Russian козел отпущения…
in Turkish günah keçisi, şamar oğlan…
in Polish kozioł ofiarny…
(Definition of scapegoat from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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