Extort and Pull

Extort

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

Pull

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Pull verb – To cause to follow by applying steady force on.
Extort and pull are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Extort" instead a verb "Pull".
Nearby Words: pulled, pulling, puller
Synonyms for Pull

Common collocations

man extort man pull man
people extort people pull people
hand extort hand pull hand
heroes extort heroes pull heroes
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Pull and Extort. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 26, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/extort/pull
Extort & Pull. N.p., 2016. Web. 26 Jan. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/extort/pull>.
Pull or Extort. 2016. Accessed January 26, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/extort/pull.

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