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Translation of "scapegoat" - English-Spanish dictionary

scapegoat

noun /ˈskeipɡəut/
a person who is blamed or punished for the mistakes of others
cabeza de turco, chivo expiatorio
The manager of the football/soccer team was made a scapegoat for the team’s failure, and was forced to resign.
(Definition of scapegoat from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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