Synonyms of blame in English:

blame


See definition of blame

verb

1‘the inquiry blamed the train driver for the accident’

SYNONYMS

hold responsible, hold accountable, hold liable, lay the blame on, place the blame on

censure, criticize, condemn, accuse of, consider guilty of, find guilty of

assign fault to, assign guilt to, assign liability to

archaic inculpate

ANTONYMS

absolve, forgive

2‘they blame youth crime on unemployment’

SYNONYMS

ascribe to, attribute to, impute to, lay at the door of, put down to, set down to

informal pin, stick


noun

1‘he was cleared of all blame for the incident’

SYNONYMS

responsibility, guilt, accountability, liability, onus, blameworthiness, culpability, fault

censure, criticism, condemnation, recrimination

informal rap