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finger-pointing Syllabification: fin·ger-point·ing

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of finger-pointing in English:


Actions or words that bring attention to a particular person or issue.
Example sentences
  • I think these are issues in which finger-pointing is really an easy reaction.
  • There is a lot of name-calling and finger-pointing at the expense of issues.
  • This is a time for recrimination and finger-pointing!
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