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fall guy


Synonyms and Antonyms of fall guy

  1. a person or thing taking the blame for others <the sandlot ball players wanted the littlest kid to be the fall guy for the broken window, figuring that he'd have the best chance of escaping punishment> Synonyms scapegoat, goat, whipping boyRelated Words victim; butt, dupe, fool, laughingstock, mark, mockery, monkey; excuse

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