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blackjack

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of blackjack

  1. 1 to cause (a person) to give in to pressure you cannot blackjack me into going along with this Synonyms of blackjack force, coerce, compel, constrain, dragoon, drive, impel, impress, make, muscle, obligate, oblige, press, pressure, sandbagWords Related to blackjack browbeat, bulldoze, bully, cow, hector, intimidate; blackmail, high-pressure, menace, shame, terrorize, threaten; drag; badger, harass, houndNear Antonyms of blackjack allow, let, permit; argue, convince, induce, move, persuade, prevail (on or upon), satisfy, talk (into), win (over)

  2. 2 to make timid or fearful by or as if by threats a couple of thugs trying to blackjack a shopkeeper into paying protection money Synonyms of blackjack intimidate, bogart, browbeat, bulldoze, bully, bullyrag, cow, hector, mau-mau, strong-armWords Related to blackjack bluster, trash-talk; affright, alarm (also alarum), frighten, horrify, scare, shock, spook, startle, terrify; menace, terrorize, threaten; badger, harass, hound; bludgeon, coerce, compel, constrain, dragoon, force, make, oblige, press, pressure, push around; demoralize, psych (out), unman, unnerve; discompose, disconcert, disquiet, distress, disturb, perturb, upsetNear Antonyms of blackjack cheer, comfort, console, reassure, solace, soothe; embolden, encourage, hearten, steel; convince, persuade



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