whipping boy

US 
UK 
  • n.代人受过者;替罪羊;出气筒;(旧时)陪王子读书、代王子受罚的少年
  • Web替罪羔羊;代罪羔羊;意思是替罪羊或者受气包
Plural Form:whipping boys  
whipping boy
n.
1.
代人受过者;替罪羊;出气筒a person who is often blamed or punished for things other people have done

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