Mrs. Marteen was a blackmailer, an extortioner--that was the truth, the truth that he would not let himself recognize.
Wherever he could get his hands on a speculator or extortioner, he shook him up.
Foreboding had entered even the hearts of the forestaller and extortioner.
A traitor, and an extortioner, by the black stake driven through him.
Let the extortioner catch all that he hath: and let the strangers spoil his labor.
Let the extortioner catch all that he hath; and let the strangers spoil his labor.
Moreover, he knew that the death of one extortioner more or less would have no effect on the system.
She too, perhaps, had hoped to play the part of extortioner.
Even an extortioner can be if he make ample restitution in his life-time, and dies fortified with the rites of the Church.'
To call a man a 'shaver' is to say he is an 'extortioner,' without going into details.