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blame

blame

 
pronunciation:
bleIm
parts of speech:
verb, noun
phrases:
to blame
part of speech: verb
inflections: blamed, blames, blaming
definition 1: to place responsibility on for a mistake or fault.
The teacher blamed me for spilling the paint, but it wasn't my fault.
synonyms:
accuse, charge
similar words:
incriminate, indict, take to task
definition 2: to find fault with; criticize sharply.
Don't blame him, because he's only a little child and he doesn't understand.
synonyms:
criticize
antonyms:
praise
similar words:
condemn, denounce, take to task
phrase: to blame
 
part of speech: noun
definition: responsibility.
I took the blame for the mistake.
synonyms:
fault, responsibility
similar words:
burden, guilt, rap
derivation: blamer (n.)