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Someone else who takes the blame.
It is used in the context when an innocent fellow is made to undertake the whole blame and responsibility for the occurrence of a cause.

Sample Usage

1)Robert was made the scapegoat when questioned about burglary last night.

2)Seema was made the scapegoat when the lecturer questioned about the total absence of the class.

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