English translation of 'extorsão'
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'extorsão' in Other Languages
British English: extortion NOUN
Extortion is the crime of obtaining something from someone, especially money, by using force or threats.
He has been charged with extortion and abusing his powers.
British English: racketeering NOUN
Racketeering is making money from illegal activities such as threatening people or selling worthless, immoral, or illegal goods or services.
He was indicted on racketeering charges but never convicted.
Translation of extorsão from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary