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<< seiippai | seizei >>

せいにする [せいにする] (seinisuru)
    Meaning: Put blame on
    JLPT Level: 2
    Category: grammar
    Author: mahoujin tsukai

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ex #5926   ナチスは、この世の全ての悪をユダヤ人のせいにした。  
The Nazis blamed all the evil in this world on the Jewish people.  
ex #6740   他の人のせいにしないでくれない? 
Would you stop blaming other people?  
ex #8419   彼は貧乏なのを不運のせいにする 
He ascribes his poverty to bad luck.  
ex #8420   彼女は失敗を私のせいにした。  
She put her failure to my carelessness.  

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    赤毛Are the kanjis for せいに these ones?:
    所為 【せい】 (n) (uk) cause, reason, fault, (P)
    karekanoYes. Although they are not used (never saw them before, except in dictionaries). 

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