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scapegoat

  
   n   cabeza    f   de turco, chivo    m   expiatorio  
to be a scapegoat for      pagar el pato por, pagar los cristales rotos por  
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exp.
pagar el pato por
exp.
pagar los cristales rotos por
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'scapegoat' also found in translations in Spanish-English dictionary
nm.
scapegoat
exp.
scapegoat
nm.
scapegoat
nm.
scapegoat
nf.
1) whipping boy (f), 2) scapegoat (f)
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"scapegoat": examples and translations in context
This is the classic scapegoat phenomenon. Este es un clásico fenómeno del chivo expiatorio.
They found a scapegoat in the Russian Embassy. Encontraron un chivo expiatorio en la Embajada de Rusia. Jurij Gulkov.
Ultimately, Parliament has no interest in branding the Commission as its general scapegoat. El Parlamento no tiene ningún interés en hacer de modo general de la Comisión una cabeza de turco.
They thus use Turkey as a scapegoat. Utilizan así a Turquía como cabeza de turco.
Obviously, you needed a scapegoat. Por supuesto, necesitabais a un chivo expiatorio...
Wondering if I can just scapegoat. Pregúntese sólo si puedo servir de chivo expiatorio.
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