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verb. ['ˈblækˌmeɪl'] obtain through threats.
Rhymes with Blackmail
How do you pronounce blackmail?
Pronounce blackmail as ˈblækˌmeɪl.
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Sentences with blackmail
1. Noun, singular or mass
Emotional blackmail is a sign that you are in an unhealthy relationship.
Quotes about blackmail
1. Emotion resulting from a work of art is only of value when it is not obtained by sentimental blackmail.
- Jean Cocteau
2. Friendship is mutual blackmail elevated to the level of love.
- Robin Morgan
noun. ['ˈblækˌmeɪl'] extortion of money by threats to divulge discrediting information.
verb. ['ˈblækˌmeɪl'] exert pressure on someone through threats.
- act upon