Meaning of Scapegoats
Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
a person or group made to bear the blame for others or to suffer in their place.
Chiefly Biblical. a goat let loose in the wilderness on Yom Kippur after the high priest symbolically laid the sins of the people on its head. Lev. 16:8,10,26.
to make a scapegoat of: Strike leaders tried to scapegoat foreign competitors.
a person made to bear the blame for others
(Old Testament) a goat used in the ritual of Yom Kippur (Leviticus 16); it was symbolically laden with the sins of the Israelites and sent into the wilderness to be destroyed