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goat

noun

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  1. a person or thing taking the blame for others <an unhappy childhood was the goat he used to rationalize every failure and shortcoming> Synonyms fall guy, scapegoat, whipping boyRelated Words victim; butt, dupe, fool, laughingstock, mark, mockery, monkey; excuse




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