finger-pointing Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “finger-pointing” in the English Dictionary

"finger-pointing" in British English

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finger-pointingnoun [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.
(Definition of finger-pointing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"finger-pointing" in American English

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finger-pointingnoun [C usually sing]

the ​action of ​blamingparticularpeople: The Republicans ​won, and the finger-pointing among the Democrats ​began.
(Definition of finger-pointing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “finger-pointing”
in Chinese (Simplified) (对某人的)指摘,责难…
in Chinese (Traditional) (對某人的)指責,責難…
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