Exhortation is defined as the act or process of making a strong urging or appeal.
Tribute formerly paid to freebooters along the Scottish border for protection from pillage.
(Slang) The blackmailing of a man by maneuvering him into a compromising situation with a woman
An exploratory action or expedition, especially one designed to investigate and obtain information on a remote or unknown region:
(Medicine) An evacuation of the bowels or a vomiting.
In its broadest sense, any example or act of stealing, which includes burglary, embezzlement, false pretenses, fraud, and larceny. While larceny is generally categorized as petty or grand depending on the value of the goods taken, theft is generally categorized by the type of property stolen.
An examining or being examined; investigation; inspection; checkup; scrutiny; inquiry; testing
The act of frisking someone.
An act of searching; scrutiny, inquiry, or examination in an attempt to find something, gain knowledge, establish facts, etc.
A thorough search of a place or persons
Find another word for shakedown. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shakedown, like: exhortation, blackmail, badger-game, the squeeze, inquiry, probe, purge, theft, examination, frisk and search.