take the blame

idiom

Definition of take the blame

: to admit responsibility for some bad result or outcome The coach took the blame for the defeat.

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“Take the blame.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20the%20blame. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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