Translation of "fifth column" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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fifth columnnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌfɪfθ ˈkɒl.əm/ us /ˌfɪfθ ˈkɑː.ləm/

a group of people who support the enemies of the country they live in and secretly help them

第五纵队(支持并秘密帮助所在国家的敌人的一群人)
fifth-columnist
noun [ C ] uk us

a member of such a group

第五纵队队员

(Translation of “fifth column” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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