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Synonyms for blackmail

Synonyms for blackmail

extortion of money by threats to divulge discrediting information

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exert pressure on someone through threats

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But Blackmail makers met Khan, who is said to have told them he wanted the movie to get the best possible release.
We will not tolerate such attacks or blackmail on our judiciary, he added.
Alveena told the court Ahsan had her objectionable photos, over which he and his brother Abbas would blackmail her.
According to FIR, the suspect used to blackmail the family of victim.
ACHESTER-LE-STREET teen has been accused of a PS1m blackmail bomb plot.
FIVE people face trial next year after they denied conspiracy to steal and blackmail charges.
THE PSNI is investigating 100 webcam blackmail attempts and say cyberstalking is increasing in Northern Ireland.
These would not take place at all schools on a single day but for the sake of variety would be held on different days in each district, presumably, so the public would be made aware of Poed's blackmail more regularly.
When you type 'online blackmail' on Google, the first suggestion to popup will be 'online blackmail where to report it to.
29-year-old Mehranullah used to blackmail women on Facebook by uploading fake videos, the Nowshera DPO said.
BAGHDAD / NINA / MP for the state of law coalition, Amer Khuzaie called the legislative and executive powers to interrogate other ministers to detect new corruption and blackmail files.
She mentioned in her email that she had been subject to blackmail and extortion.
According to him, the last audio recordings are leaked by certain anti-Albanian centers who try to blackmail him.
A 32-YEAR-OLD Wirral man has avoided prison for attempting to blackmail a celebrity by threatening to expose sexually-explicit photos of him with a famous woman.
But with all the global news about cyber blackmail scams, the public should already be informed about this security threat.