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blames

verb
present tense third-person singular of blame

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to express one's unfavorable opinion of the worth or quality of
  • more concerned with pleasing audiences, the playwright has always claimed to be indifferent to whether critics praise his comedies or blame them without mercy

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blames

noun
plural of blame

Synonyms of blames (Entry 2 of 2)

the state of being held as the cause of something that needs to be set right
  • blame for the school's poor performance in standardized tests was attributed to several factors

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“Blames.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blames. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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