Synonyms of extort in English:

extort


See definition of extort

verb

1‘he was convicted of extorting money from local residents’

SYNONYMS
force, obtain by force, obtain by threat, obtain by threats, blackmail someone for, extract, exact, coerce, wring, wrest, screw, squeeze, milk, worm something out of someone
North American, Australian informal put the bite on someone for
archaic rack