whipping boy

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İngilizce - Türkçe
şamar oğlanı

Onların sadece bir şamar oğlanına ihtiyacı var. - They simply need a whipping boy.

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the whipping boy
(Konuşma Dili) şamar oğlanı
a whipping boy
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İngilizce - İngilizce
Slang. Something that is blamed for the problems of a given society
Someone punished for the errors of others

As the whipping boy, he must take the whippings for the royal heir, Prince Brat..

If someone or something is a whipping boy for a particular situation, they get all the blame for it. He has become a convenient whipping boy for the failures of the old regime. = scapegoat. someone or something that is blamed for someone else's mistakes = scapegoat
whipping boys
plural form of whipping boy
whipping boy