German translation of 'extortion'
- [of money]
⇒ this is sheer extortion!(informal)
das ist ja Wucher!
Example Sentences Including 'extortion'
And the only likely substance for extortion would be items of evidence of the sort that was lacking at his trial.Displaced Person
'So I'm stuck here with lousy weather and this crazy East Coast inability to distinguish between "apartment rental" and " extortion ".LOOKING FOR ANDREW McCARTHY (2002)
No doubt she or her husband had a neat little sideline in bribery or extortion.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A Countess Ashby de la Zouche Mystery (2002)
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Translation of extortion from the Collins English to German Dictionary