| Share
 

Dictionary


scape•goat•ism



Pronunciation: (skāp'gō-tiz"um), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scapegoatism.html on line 73 [key]
n.
the act or practice of assigning blame or failure to another, as to deflect attention or responsibility away from oneself. Also called scape'goat"ing.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scapegoatism.html on line 95 scapegoat Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/scapegoatism.html on line 103 scapegrace

 

Related Content