extort

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Synonyms for extort

Synonyms for extort

to obtain by coercion or intimidation

Synonyms for extort

obtain by coercion or intimidation

get or cause to become in a difficult or laborious manner

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Many of the companies-victims of extorters do their business in violation of the law and as such they become an easy case for extortion by MPs, who need to return the money they spent for elections and to gain profit," the report reads.
Meanwhile, the Interior Minister assured the House that strict action will be taken against the extorters.
Reading newspapers has declined due to the absence of ethics, according to Al-Shami: "There is a bad stereotype about journalists by the society that look at them extorters.