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Another word for extortion

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Noun
      1. Extortion of money, as by blackmail.
      2. A thorough search of a place or person.
      3. A test or period of appraisal followed by adjustments to improve efficiency or functioning.
      1. The act or practice of coercing.
      2. Power or ability to coerce.
      1. Extortion of money or something else of value from a person by the threat of exposing a criminal act or discreditable information.
      2. Something of value, especially money, extorted in this manner:
      3. Tribute formerly paid to freebooters along the Scottish border for protection from pillage.
      1. The act of exacting.
      2. Excessive or unjust demand; extortion.
      3. Something exacted.