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scapegoat

US [ˈskeɪpˌɡoʊt]
UK [ˈskeɪpˌɡəʊt]
  • n.替罪羊
  • v.使…成为替罪羊
  • Web代罪羔羊;替罪羔羊;替死鬼
Plural Form:scapegoats  Present Participle:scapegoating  Past Tense:scapegoated  
scapegoat
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n.
1.
替罪羊;代人受过者a person who is blamed for sth bad that sb else has done or for some failure
She felt she had been made a scapegoat for her boss's incompetence.
她觉得,本是老板无能,但她却成了替罪羊。

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