Definition of Blame

1. Noun. An accusation that you are responsible for some lapse or misdeed. "The police laid the blame on the driver"

Exact synonyms: Incrimination, Inculpation
Generic synonyms: Accusal, Accusation
Specialized synonyms: Self-incrimination
Derivative terms: Incriminate, Incriminate, Inculpate



2. Verb. Put or pin the blame on.
Exact synonyms: Fault
Generic synonyms: Accuse, Charge
Antonyms: Absolve
Derivative terms: Blamable, Blameable, Fault, Fault

3. Adjective. Expletives used informally as intensifiers. "An infernal nuisance"
Exact synonyms: Blamed, Blasted, Blessed, Damn, Damned, Darned, Deuced, Goddam, Goddamn, Goddamned, Infernal
Similar to: Cursed, Curst
Derivative terms: Damned

4. Noun. A reproach for some lapse or misdeed. "It was a bum rap"
Exact synonyms: Rap
Generic synonyms: Reproach
Derivative terms: Blameworthy

5. Verb. Harass with constant criticism. "Don't always pick on your little brother"
Exact synonyms: Find Fault, Pick
Generic synonyms: Criticise, Criticize, Knock, Pick Apart
Derivative terms: Faultfinder

6. Verb. Attribute responsibility to. "The tragedy was charged to her inexperience"
Exact synonyms: Charge
Generic synonyms: Ascribe, Assign, Attribute, Impute
Derivative terms: Blamable, Blameable

Definition of Blame

1. v. t. To censure; to express disapprobation of; to find fault with; to reproach.

2. n. An expression of disapprobation fir something deemed to be wrong; imputation of fault; censure.

Definition of Blame

1. Noun. Censure. ¹

2. Noun. Culpability for something negative or undesirable. ¹

3. Noun. Responsibility for something meriting censure. ¹

4. Verb. To censure (someone or something); to criticize. ¹

5. Verb. (obsolete) To bring into disrepute. ¹

6. Verb. (transitive usually followed by "for") To assert or consider that someone is the cause of something negative; to place blame, to attribute responsibility (for something negative or for doing something negative). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Blame

1. to find fault with [v BLAMED, BLAMING, BLAMES]

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Literary usage of Blame

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1. The Works of Joseph Bellamy by Joseph Bellamy, Tryon Edwards (1850)
"Surely, then, all the world are inexcusable, and wholly to blame, for their continuance in sin, and justly deserve eternal damnation at the hands of God, ..."

2. The Works of Joseph Bellamy by Joseph Bellamy, Tryon Edwards (1850)
"Surely, then, all the world are inexcusable, and wholly to blame, for their continuance in sin, and justly deserve eternal damnation at the hands of God, ..."

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