Extortion synonyms

ĭk-stôr'shən

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Payment of money exacted by means of intimidation; also, extortion of money from a person by threats of public accusation, exposure, or censure.
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Constrain or restrain by physical force or the threat of such force. See also duress and undue influence.
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The act of changing, or of being changed, for the worse; departure from what is pure, simple, or correct; as, a corruption of style; corruption in language.
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(Countable) A racquet: an implement with a handle connected to a round frame strung with wire, sinew, or plastic cords, and used to hit a ball, such as in tennis or a birdie in badminton.
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The price thus paid or demanded
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Pressure is an application of force by pressing, or an urgent demand or force which can cause stress.
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The act or practice of preying ruthlessly on other people
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A test or period of appraisal followed by adjustments to improve efficiency or functioning.
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An excessive charge
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The act, event, or time of payment
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Theft is defined as the act of stealing.
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A piece of body tissue that is surgically removed and then transplanted or implanted to replace a damaged part or compensate for a defect.
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The quality of being rapacious; voracity.
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That which is exacted; a severe tribute; a fee, reward, or contribution, demanded or levied with severity or injustice.
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Find another word for extortion. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for extortion, like: blackmail, coercion, corruption, racket, ransom, pressure, vampirism, shakedown, chantage, exaction (undue) and overcharge.