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extorts

verb
present tense third-person singular of extort

Synonyms of extorts

to get (as money) by the use of force or threats
  • a school bully who was used to extorting lunch money from weaker kids

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“Extorts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/extorts. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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