A woman engaged in finger-pointing.
Finger pointing is defined as casting blame or assigning the blame for something to someone else.
An example of finger pointing is telling your mom "My sister broke the vase!"
the act of assigning blame as for a harmful policy or unwise decision to another or others, often in an effort to deflect blame from oneself
The act of blaming someone for something; the imputation of blame.
- Alternative form of finger-pointing.
From to point one's finger at "to accuse, to assign blame to".
- Now is not the time for finger-pointing, nor to politicize the problem.