Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk udsagnsord: extort

1. extort (om forhold) obtain through intimidation


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something from somebody


Mindre specifikke termertake


Mere specifikke termerblackmail


Overordnet emneområdecrime, criminal offence, criminal offense, law-breaking, offence, offense

2. extort (om forhold) obtain by coercion or intimidation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss.
They squeezed money from the owner of the business by threatening him.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gouge, rack, squeeze, wring


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something from somebody


Mindre specifikke termerfleece, gazump, hook, overcharge, pluck, plume, rob, soak, surcharge


Mere specifikke termerbleed

3. extort (om tilvejebringelse) get or cause to become in a difficult or laborious manner


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)wring from


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerobtain


Mere specifikke termerprise, pry









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