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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
Bio-energy has been made a scapegoat. «Se ha convertido a la bioenergía en chivo expiatorio.
They found a scapegoat in the Russian Embassy. Encontraron un chivo expiatorio en la Embajada de Rusia. Jurij Gulkov.
Don't use Sarah as your scapegoat. No uses a Sarah como tu cabeza de turco.
Obviously, you needed a scapegoat. Por supuesto, necesitabais a un chivo expiatorio...
A perfect scapegoat for their incompetence. Es un chivo expiatorio perfecto para su incompetencia.
UNHCR should not become a scapegoat when protection failed. El ACNUR no debe convertirse en un chivo expiatorio cuando falla la protección.
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