Extort and Elicit


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Extort verb – To get (as money) by the use of force or threats.
Elicit is a synonym for extort in cheat topic. In some cases you can use "Elicit" instead a verb "Extort". popular alternative
Nearby Words: extortion, extorting
Synonyms for Extort


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Elicit verb – To draw out (something hidden, latent, or reserved).
Usage example: the role elicited the actress's flair for comedy that previous directors had overlooked

Extort is a synonym for elicit in draw out topic. You can use "Extort" instead a verb "Elicit", if it concerns topics such as obtain. popular alternative
Nearby Word: eliciting
Synonyms for Elicit

Common collocations

help extort help elicit help
sex extort sex elicit sex
information extort information elicit information
favors extort favors elicit favors
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Elicit and Extort. (2016). Retrieved 2020, July 04, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/extort/elicit
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