What is another word for plead the fifth?

Synonyms for plead the fifth
plead the fifth

This thesaurus page includes all potential synonyms, words with the same meaning and similar terms for the word plead the fifth.

Did you actually mean pilot bit or pilot boat?

Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. plead the fifthverb

    take the fifth

  2. plead the Fifthverb

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

    take the fifth

How to pronounce plead the fifth?

How to say plead the fifth in sign language?

How to use plead the fifth in a sentence?

  1. Michael Cohen:

    Donald cannot keep track of the lies that he tells, and so, what better way to stop a fool from being deposed and hurting himself further than to tell him to plead the Fifth at least 400 times.

  2. 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.

  3. Tony Buzbee:

    My view is that if you did nothing wrong and are innocent, you should not be worried about incriminating yourself, my clients didn’t plead the Fifth. Instead, they courageously testified under oath about what Deshaun Watson did to them.

Translations for plead the fifth

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • påberåbe den femteDanish
  • 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

Get even more translations for plead the fifth »


Find a translation for the plead the fifth synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"plead the fifth." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 24 Mar. 2023. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/plead+the+fifth>.

Discuss these plead the fifth synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for plead the fifth?

    Image or illustration of

    plead the fifth

    Credit »

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    • A. certain
    • B. chancy
    • C. dicey
    • D. iffy

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for plead the fifth: