extort translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "extort" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /ikˈstoːt/
to obtain (from a person) by threats or violence
conseguir a la fuerza
They extorted a confession from him by torture.
extortion /-ʃən/ noun
extortionate /-nət/ adjective (of a price) much too high
exorbitante, excesivo
That restaurant’s prices are extortionate!
Translations of “extort”
in Vietnamese tống tiền…
in Thai ขู่เข็ญ…
in Malaysian memeras…
in French extorquer…
in German erpressen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 敲詐,勒索, 強求…
in Indonesian memaksa, memeras…
in Russian вымогать…
in Turkish tehditle almak, zorla el koymak, gözünü korkutarak parasını almak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 敲诈,勒索, 强求…
in Polish wymuszać…
(Definition of extort from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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