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extortion
English: extortion
Chinese: [ik'stɒ:ʃәn]
n. 勒索, 敲诈, 强取
【经】 勒索, 强夺
Examples:
1. Characterized by extortion.
敲诈的,勒索的
2. Extortion of money by threats to divulge discrediting information.
用威胁散布诋毁他人的信息来获取钱财。
3. He faces trial on extortion charges.
他将因被指控敲诈而受审。
4. He pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit extortion.
他供认了犯有合谋敲诈罪。
5. The crooks shook down the shopkeepers for extortion money.
流氓向店主们索取保护费。
6. The extortion by dishonest officials of fees for performing their sworn duty.
他的敲诈行为触犯了法律。
7. The sense of wrongs, the injusties, the oppression, extortion, and pillage of twenty years suddenly culminated and found voice in a raucous howl of execration.
二十年来所深受的损害、压迫、勒索、掠夺和不公平的对待,一下子达到了最高峰,在一阵粗声粗气的谩骂叫嚣里发泄出来。
8. They were aggrieved by oppression and extortion.
他们遭受压迫与榨取的痛苦。
9. To subject to extortion.
被抢劫,被掠夺经历敲诈勒索
10. Unscrupulous use of one's position to derive profit or advantages;extortion.
贪污,受贿无耻地利用职位来取得利益或好处;勒索,敲诈