Extort and Obtain


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Extort verb – Get or cause to become in a difficult or laborious manner.
Obtain and extort are semantically related. in cheat topic. In some cases you can use "Obtain" instead a verb "Extort".
Nearby Words: extortion, extorting
Synonyms for Extort


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Obtain verb – To receive as return for effort.
Extort and obtain are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Extort" instead a verb "Obtain".
Nearby Words: obtained, obtainable, obtaining
Synonyms for Obtain

Common collocations

gold extort gold obtain gold
item extort item obtain item
money extort money obtain money
information extort information obtain information

Both words in one sentence

  • Bond Villain Stupidity: Averted with Sunny; she keeps Tamar around only to extort information about the Hard Disk out of her, and the moment she manages to obtain the Hard Disk via other means she just goes "fine, we have no more use for the old lady- kill her and cover it up".
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