Meaning of “blame game” in the English Dictionary

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"blame game" in British English

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blame gamenoun [ C or S ]

uk /ˈbleɪm ˌɡeɪm/ us /ˈbleɪm ˌɡeɪm/ informal

a situation in which people try to blame each other for something bad that has happened:

The police and the mayor are playing the blame game over the mistaken shooting of a suspected terrorist.

(Definition of “blame game” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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