extort

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extort /ɪkˈstoɚt/ verb
extorts; extorted; extorting
extort
/ɪkˈstoɚt/
verb
extorts; extorted; extorting
Learner's definition of EXTORT
[+ object]
: to get (something, such as money) from a person by the use of force or threats

— extorter

noun, plural extorters [count]
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