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Synonyms for extortion

Noun

1. extortion, overcharge
usage: an exorbitant charge
2. extortion, exaction
usage: unjust exaction (as by the misuse of authority); "the extortion by dishonest officials of fees for performing their sworn duty"
3. extortion, felony
usage: the felonious act of extorting money (as by threats of violence)
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