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extortion
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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Definition
obtaining something by threat

or:

charging unfair prices of someone who has little choice
  • The greater part of these privileges, it may be noted in passing, and there were some even better than the above, had been extorted from the kings by revolts and mutinies.
    1.3.2 — Vol 1 Bk 3 Chpt 2 — A Bird's-Eye View of Paris (15% in)

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