finger-pointing

noun fin·ger-point·ing \ ˈfiŋ-gər-ˌpȯin-tiŋ \

Definition of finger-pointing

: the act of making explicit and often unfair accusations of blame

First Known Use of finger-pointing

1914


FINGER-POINTING Defined for English Language Learners

finger-pointing

noun

Definition of finger-pointing for English Language Learners

  • : the act of blaming someone for a problem instead of trying to fix or solve it


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