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ransom

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  • nounblackmail money paid for return of possession or person
  • verbpay blackmail money for return of possession or person
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Synonyms for ransom

noun blackmail money paid for return of possession or person
  • bribe
  • compensation
  • deliverance
  • expiation
  • payment
  • payoff
  • price
  • redemption
  • release
  • rescue
  • liberation money

More words related to ransom

blackmail

verb. intimidating for money

blackmail

noun. intimidation for money; money to quiet informer

buy

verb. bribe

deliver

verb. free, liberate

delivering

verb. free, liberate

delivers

verb. free, liberate
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