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synonyms for extortionist

  • loan shark
  • mobster
  • criminal
  • shark
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How to use extortionist in a sentence

However, this approach to stop organizations from paying money to extortionists can cause negative recourse for victims.
14 CYBERSECURITY PREDICTIONS FOR 2022 AND BEYONDMANDIANTDECEMBER 20, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
From there, the extortionists infected as many as 1,500 networks that relied on the 60 customers for services.
KASEYA GETS MASTER DECRYPTOR TO HELP CUSTOMERS STILL SUFFERING FROM REVIL ATTACKDAN GOODINJULY 22, 2021ARS TECHNICA
Downplaying the ransomware threat seems foolish when it continues to grow at a rapid pace and when the extortionists are, shall we say, less than trustworthy.
CYBERPUNK 2077 MAKER REFUSES TO PLAY RANSOMWARE ATTACKER’S GAMEDAVID MEYERFEBRUARY 9, 2021FORTUNE
Driver an extortionist; but I knew the exact distance, to the tenth of a kilometre.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 62, JAN 27, 1872VARIOUS
Nor do I think anything in her own life would give a blackmailer or an extortionist anything to go on.
SENTIMENT, INC.POUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
More often, it is the by product and end result of lobbying, political hand bending and extortionist muscle.
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WORDS RELATED TO EXTORTIONIST

  • criminal
  • extortionist
  • loan shark
  • mobster
  • shark
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.