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  • verbcheat; blackmail
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Synonyms for extort

verb cheat; blackmail
  • coerce
  • elicit
  • exact
  • extract
  • wrest
  • wring
  • bleed
  • bully
  • clip
  • demand
  • educe
  • evince
  • fleece
  • force
  • get
  • gouge
  • ice
  • milk
  • obtain
  • pinch
  • secure
  • skin
  • soak
  • squeeze
  • stick
  • sting
  • wrench
  • hold up
  • make pay through nose
  • pull one's leg
  • put screws to
  • put the arm on
  • shake down

Antonyms for extort

  • forfeit
  • give
  • let go
  • loosen
  • lose
  • offer
  • surrender
  • unfasten
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to extort

blackmail

verb. intimidating for money

draw

verb. take out, extend

drew

verb. take out, extend

educe

verb. bring out, elicit

elicit

verb. draw out

elicited

verb. draw out
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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