Bạn đang xem: Extortion là gì
extortionextortion /iks"tɔ:ʃn/ danh từ sự bóp nặn, sự tống (tiền của...); sự moi (lời hứa, lời thú...)
Từ điển Collocation
ADJ. attempted | alleged
EXTORTION + NOUN racket He was known for running a brutal extortion racket. More information about CRIMES
CRIMES: be guilty of, commit ~ Two key witnesses at her trial committed perjury.
accuse sb of, charge sb with ~ He has been accused of her murder.
convict sb of, find sb guilty of ~ She was found guilty of high treason.
acquit sb of ~ The engineer responsible for the collapse of the bridge was acquitted of manslaughter.
admit, confess to, deny ~ All three men have denied assault. She admitted 33 assault charges.
plead guilty/not guilty to ~ He pleaded guilty to a charge of gross indecency.
investigate (sb for) ~ She is being investigated for suspected bribery.
be suspected for/of ~ He was the least likely to be suspected of her murder.
be/come under investigation for ~ She was the second minister to come under investigation for corruption.
be wanted for ~ be wanted on charges of ~ He was wanted on charges of espionage.
solve a case, crime, murder, robbery, theft The police and the public must work together to solve the murder.
arrest sb for ~ Jean was arrested for arson.
be tried for, stand trial for ~ to stand trial for extortion
~ case/trial The nurse"s murder trial continues.
~ charge The police agreed to drop the conspiracy charges against him.
a charge/count of ~ The jury convicted her on two counts of theft.
Từ điển WordNet
n.an exorbitant chargeunjust exaction (as by the misuse of authority)
the extortion by dishonest officials of fees for performing their sworn duty