Definisi 'extort'

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preposition
1 Extorted. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913
verb
2 obtain through intimidation Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30
3 obtain by coercion or intimidation Terjemahkan
Example:
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
source: wordnet30
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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