Sentence Examples


  • It was his misfortune to be the scapegoat upon whose head parliament laid the accumulated sins, real and imaginary, of the East India Company.
  • The pent-up aggression of these cycles is defused by the setting in motion of the scapegoat mechanism.
  • Shooting the Messenger The internet is a convenient scapegoat for society 's ills.
  • The pent-up aggression of these cycles is defused by the setting in motion of the scapegoat mechanism.
  • She said: He has been made a scapegoat for Charles Clarke 's mess.

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