extortioner

extortionist

[ik-stawr-shuh-nist]
noun
a person who engages in extortion.
Also, extortioner.


Origin:
1880–85; extortion + -ist

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extortion (ɪkˈstɔːʃən)
 
n
the act of securing money, favours, etc by intimidation or violence; blackmail
 
extortioner
 
n
 
extortionist
 
n

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