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  1. take the fifthverb

    Synonyms:
    plead the fifth

  2. take the fifthverb

    To decline to comment, especially on grounds that it might be incriminating.

    If you ask me who ate the last of the ice cream, I will simply take the fifth.

    Synonyms:
    plead the fifth

Princeton's WordNet

  1. take the Fifth, take the Fifth Amendmentverb

    refuse to testify by invoking the Fifth Amendment, which states that nobody may be forced to testify as a witness against himself or herself

    Synonyms:
    take the Fifth Amendment, take the Fifth

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  1. Donald Trump:

    If I were Donald Trump Jr. lawyer, I would just take the Fifth and be done with it.

  2. Boris Johnson:

    I'm gon na take the Fifth on this.

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