Meaning of “pin sth on sb” in the English Dictionary

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"pin sth on sb" in British English

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pin sth on sb

also hang sth on sb
phrasal verb with pin uk /pɪn/ us /pɪn/ verb -nn-

to blame someone for something, especially for something they did not do:

You can't pin the blame on her - she wasn't even there when the accident happened.

(Definition of “pin sth on sb” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)