Claim and Extort


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Claim verb – To state as a fact usually forcefully.
Extort and claim are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Extort" instead a verb "Claim".
Nearby Words: claimed, claiming, claimant
Synonyms for Claim


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Extort verb – To get (as money) by the use of force or threats.
Claim and extort are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Claim" instead a verb "Extort".
Nearby Words: extortion, extorting
Synonyms for Extort

Common collocations

share claim share extort share
gold claim gold extort gold
identity claim identity extort identity
world claim world extort world
Other nouns: money.
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Extort and Claim. (2016). Retrieved 2020, November 28, from
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Extort or Claim. 2016. Accessed November 28, 2020.

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