the finger of blame/suspicion

noun phrase

Definition of the finger of blame/suspicion

used with words such as point or direct to say that someone is being blamed or suspected He was shocked to realize that the finger of suspicion was now pointed at him.

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“The finger of blame/suspicion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20finger%20of%20blame%2Fsuspicion. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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