Definitions for

Overview of verb extort

The verb extort has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. extort

(obtain through intimidation)

2. extort, squeeze, rack, gouge, wring

(obtain by coercion or intimidation; "They 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")

3. extort, wring from

(get or cause to become in a difficult or laborious manner) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices