Extort and Impose


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


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Impose verb – To establish or apply as a charge or penalty.
Usage example: that state now imposes a fine for text messaging while driving

Extort and impose are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Extort" instead a verb "Impose".
Nearby Words: imposing, imposition, imposed, impost
Synonyms for Impose

Common collocations

law extort law impose law
city extort city impose city
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Impose and Extort. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 24, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/extort/impose
Extort & Impose. N.p., 2016. Web. 24 Oct. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/extort/impose>.
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