Definisi 'extort'

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1 Extorted. Terjemahkan
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2 obtain through intimidation Terjemahkan
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3 obtain by coercion or intimidation Terjemahkan
They extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss
They squeezed money from the owner of the business by threatening him
source: wordnet30
4 get or cause to become in a difficult or laborious manner Terjemahkan
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5 To wrest from an unwilling person by physical force, menace, duress, torture, or any undue or illegal exercise of power or ingenuity; to wrench away (from); to tear away; to wring (from); to exact; as, to extort contributions from the vanquished; to extort confessions of guilt; to extort a promise; to extort payment of a debt. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913
6 To practice extortion. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
extortion, power play, squeeze, squeeze play, chiseler, crime, criminal offence, criminal offense, law-breaking, offence, obtain, fleece, gazump, hook, overcharge, take, prise, pry, bleed, blackmail,

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