People will impute responsibility on them for the actions of the family member.
Fringe characters—guides, drivers—sometimes appear out of nowhere, with the reader being left to impute who "Vanya" is.
As a former rock critic, Ms. Maslin should know better than to impute bad intent here.
In that respect, I must take to myself all the blame you may choose to impute to me.
But I beg that they may be such that he can impute no fault to me should he fail to execute what he has undertaken.
Be sure to convince Seymour, when I am no more, that I did not impute his absence to want of love, but merely to accident.
I do not impute blame for this to the commander of the 4th Corps.
His pride was touched, and in his irritation he was inclined to impute treachery to his friend and deceit to Jasmine.
You will rather believe all ill of him and will most likely impute things to him he never did.
How presumest thou to impute the blame vpon Rhomeo, whose vnguiltines and innocent deede euery man alloweth?