Definitions For Extort


  • Get or cause to become in a difficult or laborious manner
  • Obtain by coercion or intimidation
  • Obtain through intimidation
  • To get (something, such as money) from a person by the use of force or threats

Is Extort a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Extort is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Extort in a Sentence

  • The criminals extorted large sums of money from their victims.
  • He was arrested for extorting bribes.

Synonyms for Extort

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