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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: scapegoat

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Sündenbock {m}Maskulinum (der) [bibl.; bes. fig.] scapegoat
Prügelknabe {m}Maskulinum (der) scapegoat
Buhmann {m}Maskulinum (der) (Sündenbock) scapegoat
Watschenmann {m}Maskulinum (der) [bes. südd., österr.] scapegoat
Karnickerl {n}Neutrum (das) [ugs.] (Sündenbock) scapegoat
Scapegoat {f}Femininum (die) {m}Maskulinum (der) [mil., hist] (NATO-Codename der ballistischen Mittelstreckenrakete SS-14 [RT-15] aus sowjetischer Produktion) Scapegoat
Karnickel {n}Neutrum (das) [fig., hum.] (Sündenbock) scapegoat


I am being made a scapegoat of.
I know that had I been a sanguine, brilliant, careless, exacting, handsome, romping child—though equally dependent and friendless—Mrs. Reed would have endured my presence more complacently; her children would have entertained for me more of the cordiality of fellow-feeling; the servants would have been less prone to make me the scapegoat of the nursery.
16:10 But the goat, on which the lot fell to be the scapegoat, shall be presented alive before the LORD, to make an atonement with him, and to let him go for a scapegoat into the wilderness.
16:26 And he that let go the goat for the scapegoat shall wash his clothes, and bathe his flesh in water, and afterward come into the camp.
Mr. Phillips’s brief reforming energy was over; he didn’t want the bother of punishing a dozen pupils; but it was necessary to do something to save his word, so he looked about for a scapegoat and found it in Anne, who had dropped into her seat, gasping for breath, with a forgotten lily wreath hanging askew over one ear and giving her a particularly rakish and disheveled appearance.
On entering the drawing room Stepan Arkadyevitch apologized, explaining that he had been detained by that prince, who was always the scapegoat for all his absences and unpunctualities, and in one moment he had made all the guests acquainted with each other, and, bringing together Alexey Alexandrovitch and Sergey Koznishev, started them on a discussion of the Russification of Poland, into which they immediately plunged with Pestsov.

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