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Synonyms for fifth column

a subversive group that supports the enemy and engages in espionage or sabotage

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unconscious 5th column" identify the EU with "the destruction of family values, the erosion of national traditions and the promotion of
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Britain raised concerns about a "5th column" of IRA German sympathisers and Walshe replied the Government anticipated no difficulty in dealing with the IRA.
'Workers' is Times-speak for infiltrators and trespassers--an army of occupation, a 5th column deployed to facilitate La Reconquista.