scapegoat translation | English-Spanish dictionary

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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  
Translation English - Spanish Collins Dictionary  
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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
nm.
scapegoat
nm.
scapegoat
exp.
scapegoat
nf.
1) whipping boy (f), 2) scapegoat (f)
"scapegoat": examples and translations in context
This is the classic scapegoat phenomenon. Este es un clásico fenómeno del chivo expiatorio.
Obviously, you needed a scapegoat. Por supuesto, necesitabais a un chivo expiatorio...
The same person who thought Fletcher would be a perfect scapegoat for killing his wife. La misma persona que pensó que Fletcher sería el perfecto cabeza de turco para matar a su mujer.
I refuse to be your scapegoat anymore, Mackenzie. Me niego a ser tu cabeza de turco, Mackenzie.
A perfect scapegoat for their incompetence. Son la excusa perfecta para su incompetencia.
She's just a scapegoat for his own personal failings. Ella es sólo un chivo expiatorio para sus propios defectos personales.
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