Synonyms for Extort:

n.

commission, abet, bootleg, counterfeit, commit, case, abduct. wrest, exact, get, shake down. extort (noun)
wring, gouge, rack, wring from.

v.

extort (verb)
bleed, wring, get, fleece, wrest, gouge, shake down, exact.
possession (verb)
wring, gouge, rack.
steal (verb)
plunder, mug, nip, rob, hijack, rustle, haul, fleece, pilfer, stickup, filch, blackmail, swipe, pirate, shanghai, shoplift, lift, burglarize, cop, pocket, embezzle, grab, poach, holdup, abstract, defraud, palm, heist, plagiarize, loot, swindle, steal.

Other synonyms:

commission, abduct, bootleg, commit. wrest, case. bleed. Other relevant words:
rack, case, bleed, exact, commit, get, wrest, wring from, gouge, wring.

Usage examples for extort

  1. They held meetings, they made speeches, they got up petitions to extort this boon; on what terms it was made they cared not. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë