ASL sign for: blame

Definition: To hold responsible for a failure, wrong, or undesirable outcome; find fault with; to place the responsibility for (a fault, wrong, etc.).

This base verb can be inflected in a SVO or OSV sentence. Below is an example:

The verb BLAME is inflected to the directional verb BLAME-ME ("blame me") by modulating the direction.

Sentence example

Gloss: ok, ix-me learn not blame-me.

English equivalent: Ok! I learned not to blame myself.