have (only) oneself to blame

variants: or

have no one to blame but oneself

Definition of have (only) oneself to blame

  1. —used to indicate that the cause or fault lies with oneself and nobody else She has only herself to blame for her money problems.

Word by Word Definitions

onlyplay
  1. :  unquestionably the best :  peerless

    :  alone in a class or category :  sole

    :  having no brother or sister

  1. :  as a single fact or instance and nothing more or different :  merely

    :  solely, exclusively

    :  at the very least

  1. :  with the restriction that :  but

    :  and yet :  however

    :  were it not that :  except

oneselfplay
  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

blameplay
  1. :  to find fault with :  censure

    :  to hold responsible

    :  to place responsibility for

  1. :  an expression of disapproval or reproach :  censure

    :  a state of being blameworthy :  culpability

    :  fault, sin


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