tv. and five it. to refuse to testify to a U.S. legislative committee under the protection of the Fifth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. : The lawyer just sat there and said, “Five it” after every question.
tv. to decline to answer any questions. : I'll take the fifth on that one. Ask Fred.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition. Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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