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Synonyms for plead the fifth

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  1. plead the fifth(verb)

    take the fifth

  2. plead the Fifth(verb)

    To invoke the Fifth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which protects witnesses from being forced to incriminate themselves.

    take the fifth

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  1. pleadthefifth

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  1. Paul Ryan:

    House Republicans was a part of the mess that we uncovered over at DOJ, house Republicans has an obligation to come and testify. If House Republicans wants to come plead the Fifth that's House Republicans choice, but a subpoena to testify before Congress is not optional, it's mandatory. We will do what we need to do to protect this branch of government.

Translations for plead the fifth

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  • παρακαλώ την πέμπτηGreek
  • Defender la quintaSpanish
  • درخواست پنجمPersian
  • plaider le cinquièmeFrench
  • पांचवे को निवेदन करोHindi
  • 다섯 번째를 간청하다Korean
  • ఐదవ వాగ్దానంTelugu
  • ขอร้องที่ห้าThai
  • טייַנע די פינפטYiddish
  • 恳求第五Chinese

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