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American English: /ɪkˈstɔrʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ɪkˈstɔːʃ(ə)n/
, /ɛkˈstɔːʃ(ə)n/

Translation of extortion in Spanish:


  • (Law) that's sheer extortion!
    ¡eso es un robo!
    Example sentences
    • Brute force, extortion, and bribery are not a policy, they are the last refuge of a mafioso.
    • At the least, we can ask that American citizens not pay extortion money to enemy governments in a time of war.
    • The underworld is once again making extortion threats to Bollywood figures.
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