There are 2 translations of blackmail in Spanish:

blackmail1

Pronunciation: /ˈblækmeɪl/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • chantaje (masculine) that's emotional blackmail eso es un chantaje afectivo
    More example sentences
    • In cases of forced marriage the force can be emotional blackmail or other forms of psychological pressure.
    • Five years on, her husband is facing a charge for assault - the culmination of a marriage which descended into emotional blackmail, abuse and violence.
    • Unwilling girls might be subjected to threats, ranging from physical violence and being locked up, to subtle emotional blackmail.

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There are 2 translations of blackmail in Spanish:

blackmail2

vt

  • chantajear, hacerle* chantaje a to blackmail sb into -ing chantajear a algn para que + subjunctive/subjuntivo

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Word of the day erizo
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hedgehog …
Cultural fact of the day

The Cortes Generales is the Spanish Parliament, consisting of two houses, the lower house or Congreso de los Diputados and the upper house or Senado. It is a legislative body, approves state budgets, and exercises other powers relating to international treaties and agreements, the autonomous regions and appointments to posts in institutions such as the Tribunal Constitucional.