Extract and Extort

Extract

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Extract verb – To draw out by force or with effort.
Extort is a synonym for extract in activity topic. In some cases you can use "Extort" instead a verb "Extract", when it comes to topics like exact, wrest, draw out.
Nearby Words: extracted, extraction, extrude, extracting, extractor
Synonyms for Extract

Extort

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Extort verb – To get (as money) by the use of force or threats.
Extract is a synonym for extort in activity topic. You can use "Extract" instead a verb "Extort", if it concerns topics such as force, exact, cheat, elicit.
Nearby Words: extortion, extorting
Synonyms for Extort

Common collocations

resources extract resources extort resources
item extract item extort item
money extract money extort money
information extract information extort information
Other nouns: answers, concessions.
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