blame game Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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blame gamenoun [C or S]

uk   us   informal
a ​situation in which ​peopletry to ​blame each other for something ​bad that has ​happened: The ​police and the ​mayor are playing the ​blamegame over the ​mistakenshooting of a ​suspectedterrorist.
(Definition of blame game from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blame game”
in Chinese (Simplified) 相互推卸责任…
in Chinese (Traditional) 互相推卸責任…
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